Bath Spa University: Fine Art (MA/Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert/Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip)

InstitutionBath Spa University View institution profile
Department Bath Business School
Telephone 01225 875875
Study type Taught


This is a studio-based programme dealing with the whole range of fine art, from painting and sculpture to video and live art, each supported by good facilities and taught by nationally and internationally practising artists and including discussion of artists’ practice, exhibiting and curating.

6 course options

Qualification MA
Level RQF Level 7
Entry requirements

Good 1st degree in fine art or its equivalent in terms of learning or experience required; applicants are selected on ability, as demonstrated in a portfolio and interview.


At the end of each trimester the modules completed are assessed by internal staff, moderated by an external examiner. Assessment of each stage of the studio element of the course is by exhibition and all related materials and the research modules are assessed by an oral/visual presentation made by the student of their practitioner ‘position’ at the Postgraduate Certificate and Diploma stage.


Research methodologies; studio 1 (re-establishment of studio practice); studio 2 (developing studio practice); aspects of contemporary art practice; studio 3 (advanced studio practice).

Location Sion Hill
Sion Hill Place

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