Bachelor of Fine Arts

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Fine Arts

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Entry requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent, and achievements in practical arts subjects. Selection to second year is based on academic performance.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have a developed capacity for critical thinking and its creative expression and have gained an understanding of the visual arts through an in-depth engagement with and analysis of the creative process. this specialised focus on creativity embodied within the programme imparts to and ennobles graduates with valuable life-long skills in strategic and creative thinking.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Visual Arts and Crafts at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999

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