Bachelor of Fine Art

Griffith University

Students will have the opportunity to gain experience in contemporary approaches to visual arts. Students will develop studio skills and research methods and focus on both theory and practice, and develop an appreciation of the artist's role in contemporary society and become equipped for a career in a particular visual arts field. In the first year, students will gain a grounding in the fundamental aspects of visual art practice and theory and develop their individual skills, abilities and interests. In the second and third years, students will focus their studies towards their major studio area, while developing a wide range of skills, concepts and experience in other studio areas.

Course Fee:

International: $85,500

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; VET Award Diploma; Prerequisite: English; International students will be required to submit a portfolio


240 credit points

Subjects you can Study:

Expanded practice; Photographic art practice; Studio art.

Study Pathways:

Honours is available.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00233E

Related Careers:

Artist, Jeweller, Journalist, Photographer,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
South Bank, Qld College of Art No info Yes Full time 3 years
South Bank, Qld College of Art No info Yes Part time 6 years
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Provider CRICOS: 00233E

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