Visual Arts
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Undergraduate Program

​​The Department of Visual Arts offers a 4-year BA (Visual Arts) degree with specialisation in either Creative Jewellery and Metal DesignFine Arts or Visual Communication Design.

A BA (Visual Arts) degree provides the core technical and conceptual skills for careers as artists, designers, art educators and teachers, curators, art critics or historians. These skills are also much sought after in the broader creative industries, including film production, arts administration, museum and heritage work, publishing and journalism, architecture and interior design consulting, design and advertising industries, jewellery manufacture and so on. 

Study Streams​​

​​Fine Arts

Visual Communication Design

Creative Jewellery and Metal Design

Compulsory subject

Visual Studies


2017 Undergraduate Brochure