Honours in visual arts

Why study visual arts?

If you are an undergraduate student with a strong academic record, Honours in visual arts gives you the opportunity to pursue a year-long program of study (two years part-time) which combines coursework and research in a specialised area of knowledge. The Honours program will prepare you for further academic study or for work in specific fields and industries involving visual arts and other arts related occupations in fields such as media arts, screen and sound, performance and teaching. Complete the Honours program with a high overall grade to qualify for entry into the Masters by Research program, or, in cases of high achievement, direct entry into the PhD program.

Career opportunities

Professional artist, community arts development, curating and arts administration, creative consultant and facilitator, tertiary art lecturer with relevant further study.

Course information

Local students

Structure

Coursework

See English, media studies or theatre and drama Honours pages for structure.

Entry requirements

If you are interested in undertaking an Honours year in visual arts.  See English, media studies or theatre and drama Honours pages for Entry Requirements.

How to apply

Discuss ideas for a thesis topic with your lecturers and tutors, secure the agreement of a supervisor and then apply online.

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International students

Structure

Coursework

See English, media studies or theatre and drama Honours pages for structure.

Entry requirements

If you are interested in undertaking an Honours year in visual arts.  See English, media studies or theatre and drama Honours pages for Entry Requirements.

How to apply

Discuss ideas for a thesis topic with your lecturers and tutors, secure the agreement of a supervisor and then apply online.

Apply Now

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