601–800 th
World University Rankings 2021
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2020
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH, United Kingdom

Contemporary Art and Illustration - University of Huddersfield

**Do you enjoy expressing yourself creatively? Are you an artist and creative thinker? We’ll offer you the chance to explore different media in a range of workshops including painting, drawing, image making, sculpture, installation, moving-image, digital processes and photography to build up your artistic skills so that you can select the approaches that are right for you.** We offer our students the opportunity to - - Work in a lively and dynamic studio environment where you’ll be encouraged to develop your creative and conceptual thinking. On your way you’ll be able to call on the support of our widely experienced specialist tutors and technicians. - Engage with a range of inspiring guest speakers and have live sessions from professionals within your chosen field. Presenting, evaluating, curating and interpreting contemporary art and illustration form part of this dynamic multidisciplinary course. - Use our links with industry and professional practitioners top gain the opportunity to take part in live projects, national competitions, awards and exhibitions. The course is part of a suite of three courses that includes Contemporary Art BA(Hons) and Illustration BA(Hons). Whichever one you enrol on, you can switch to any of the other two courses while you’re here, with the agreement of your tutor. We really are truly flexible, as we want you to develop your own path. You only have to apply for one course from the suite, but you could go off in any direction once you get here. Professional links - During this course you can benefit from the opportunity to gain the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA - https://www.adobe.com/uk/) accreditation in addition to your degree, at no extra cost. This is a globally recognised accreditation awarded by one of the leading software package providers to the creative industries, so could be valuable in your professional career. This accreditation is attractive to a number of employers and so it could give you acompetitive edge in the job market. To be awarded the ACA accreditation, you’ll need to pass an online test.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,HuddersfieldUnited Kingdom