Art History (Including Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

University of Essex

Student rating
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( 4.2) 989 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE V350
In this course students receive a thorough grounding in specific areas during their foundation year (known as Year Zero) to prepare them for a further three years of undergraduate study at Essex. At Essex, students will acquire a broad foundation in the history of visual culture: both by learning about canonical forms of art and architecture and by discovering what has been overlooked or marginalised, such as medical photography, tattoos or objects from political protests. Students will also... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
57th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
26th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
20th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
Full Time
4 Years

History Of Art, Architecture and Design

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
History Of Art, Architecture and Design graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK History Of Art, Architecture and Design graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Art History reviews

Art History
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21 Feb 15

Art History (Including Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

Best University! Amazing societies, great student union, and awesome lecturers! Facilities are good, and there is...

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How Art History students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 6 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.2) 989 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Essex

University of Essex
Wivenhoe Park
Colchester
Essex
CO4 3SQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hythe   0.6 miles away

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