Arts and Fine Art - A2005
Bachelor degree/Bachelor degree
This double degree course will immerse you in a range of conceptual and practical approaches to art making through workshops and classes to help develop your studio practice, while giving you a sound knowledge of the theories and practices that arts, social science and humanities professionals use every day.
Combining Visual Arts with your choice of 40 majors and minors from the Bachelor of Arts means you can tailor your studies to your academic or personal interests, while exploring different career options. Arts is built around deeply enriching experiences, and via your elective units, offers you four Signature elements through which to develop your unique graduate profile: Global immersion, Intercultural expertise, Professional experience or Innovation capability
This course leads to two separate degrees:
- the Bachelor of Visual Arts, and
- the Bachelor of Arts.
You will gain all the benefits of each degree course (see Bachelor of FineArt/Bachelor of Arts) and be fully equipped to pursue a career drawing on either separately or to combine the two in your chosen work. Arts combined with Visual Arts can open doors in the creative economy and provide opportunities in a diverse range of public contexts.
You'll develop the kind of transferable skills employers are looking for - communication,teamwork, research, critical thinking and cultural sensitivity. You'll be equipped for a career in the arts industry as a curator, arts writer, theorist or art educator or to work in museums, galleries,community arts programs, art and design consultancies or arts/cultural conservation organisations.
In addition, you'll be prepared for many interdisciplinary careers roles in cultural programs for community,government or business, arts management, art and design criticism,publishing and art therapy.
At a glance
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Depending upon your Arts major you may take the Arts component at Clayton or Caulfield.
|Start date||First Semester (February)|