New College of the Humanities

Course Introduction

This degree programme enables you to study Art History and Creative Writing for your combined honours degree. The study of Art History gives you the opportunity to see and interpret moments in history through their architecture and material culture. The parameters of the Art History major at NCH have been set as widely as possible, from Europe to China, with a time span that extends from antiquity to the contemporary. The courses include cultural surveys as well as more intense media'specific subjects including architecture, landscape, painting and ceramics.

Studying Creative Writing helps you to harness the full expressive potential and persuasive power of language. It provides you with the tools and the confidence to approach a wide range of literary forms – from short fiction to immersive journalism, poetry to scriptwriting for stage, radio and screen – with aesthetic judgement and practical command.

More information about all our courses can be found at www.nchlondon.ac.uk/courses/

Course Modules

In your first year: Art History major: The Art of the Byzantine World (30 credits) and The Art of the Islamic World (30 credits) and Introduction to Art History (30 credits); Creative Writing minor: The Writer’s Craft: Lexicon & Style (30 credits)

In your second year: Art History major: European Painting: Chardin to Matisse (30 credits) and The Industry of Art: Renaissance & Baroque Patrons, Artists, Objects & Consumers (30 credits), plus The Elegiac Landscape (30 credits) or The City in Contemporary History (30 credits); Creative Writing minor: The Writer’s Voice: Influence and Innovation (30 credits)

In your third year: Art History major: Dissertation (30 credits) and Modern Architecture: 1851 to the present (30 credits), plus Ceramics from Asia (30 credits) or Masters of America (30 credits); Creative Writing minor: Final Year Project & Publishing Horizons (30 credits)

Start Date:

09/2019

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £14,000 Overseas Fees