Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours (4 year)

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Fine Arts



4 Years

Total student fees


over 4 Years - details

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

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 specialized focus on creativity embodied within the programme imparts to and ennobles graduates with valuable life-long skills in strategic and creative thinking. They will also have advanced technical and theoretical knowledge in their chosen Studio discipline and a critical understanding of key principles underpinning their artistic practice.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Bachelor of Fine Arts and passes in specified qualifying courses.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


4 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,626 $34,505
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$13,137 $52,546
Total $21,763 $87,051

StudyLink website – information about student loans

A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $44,000
Earnings range $31,000 - $57,000
In employment 57%
In further study 23%
On a benefit 2%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

Click here for more information about the Key Information for Students

Contact details

Main Campus Office

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

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

What to do if you find incorrect course information

MyQ is now closed. Find out more about MyQ