Bachelor of Design and Visual Arts (Visual Arts)
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7, 360 3.0
Full-time for three years
Starts February (July intake subject to interest)
Mt Albert campus
Semester dates for 2013:
Semester 1: 25 February - 28 June; Semester 2: 22 July - 22 November
NZ$5648 (Approximate fee only, find out more about the costs of study)
|Applications are now open for Semester 2|
Develop a fine art practice, including drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, video, animation, projection and performance. Work in your own studio space and exhibit your artwork in our student-managed gallery or off campus.
The Bachelor of Design and Visual Arts (Visual Arts) is a studio-based degree that gives you the opportunity to explore and develop a fine art practice. You'll be introduced to a range of visual art mediums and processes, such as drawing, painting and printmaking. This programme has a strong studio focus, where you'll learn through practice-based activity.
- Our visual arts graduates have won awards or been recognised by Creative New Zealand, Wallace Arts Award, Artist Alliance Awards, Waiheke Art Awards, Pumphouse Art Awards and the Mazda Art Award. Many students have had their work selected for exhibition in various exhibitions at private and public galleries in New Zealand.
- A chance to exhibit your artwork in our student-managed gallery.
- Access to workshops, stretcher-making facilities, computer labs, and laser and vinyl-cutting services.
- Experienced and widely recognised lecturers who maintain an active practice.
- Guest speakers and visiting artists.
Applicants are required to bring examples of previous work in a portfolio or showreel when attending interviews.
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Last edited: 19 September 2012