801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2021
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2020
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Howard Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1WB, United Kingdom

Fine Art with Foundation Year - Sheffield Hallam University

- Study your foundation year, then progress to the full degree. - Develop important art and design skills from the very first day. - Experiment with a variety of techniques and materials. - Undertake applied projects and explore different ways of working. This foundation year has been designed to encourage exploration and experimentation in art and design. You’ll learn to work confidently and creatively with a wide range of different materials. After completing your foundation, you’ll have the skills and knowledge you need for full honours degree study, and progress directly onto the BA Fine Art course. **How you learn** This course is part of the Sheffield Institute of Arts — our creative community within Sheffield Hallam. The course is suitable if you don’t meet the entry requirements for our BA/BSc Fine Art course, or you want extra preparation before starting degree-level study. You share the first year with other art and design foundation year students, then move on to the degree. The foundation year aims to embed the creative process, and provide contextual awareness of different art and design disciplines. You will work on self-directed and collaborative projects. **You learn through** - studio-based project work - assignments - workshops - critiques - lectures and seminars - self-directed study - presentations - field trips - group and individual tutorials **Applied learning** **Degree preparation** After the foundation year, you will be ready to start the full degree. BA Fine Art is an engaging and creative course that allows you to gain a theoretical and historical understanding of art, while developing your own practice. **Placement opportunities** On your full honours degree, placement opportunities allow you to cement your skills in industry. Previous students have worked in galleries, with practising artists, in schools, and have even set up their own artists' residency in Greece. **Live projects** Throughout the foundation year, you’ll create a body of work of applied projects, and undertake independent research into art and design.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts - BA
  • Study mode
    Full-time including foundation year
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,SheffieldUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,650