Fine Art BA (Hons)

University of Reading

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Course info

UCAS CODE W101
This course is designed for students joining from art access courses, including art foundation, youll have the opportunity to build on your practical skills and explore the theory and history of art at Reading School of Art. You will benefit from our distinct approach to the subject, combining practice, theory and history - especially in contemporary art. You can experiment with a range of subjects and media, exploring painting, sculpture (such as welding and casting), printmaking, as well as ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
109th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
39th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
37th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-21
Full Time
3 Years

Art

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 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Art graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Art graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Art

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Art & Design
89%
English Literature
29%
Psychology
26%
Mathematics
13%
English Language
10%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£17,320 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£17,320 per year
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How Fine Art students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 8 reviews

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4 star 50%
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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,740 reviews

5 star 26%
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3 star 15%
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University of Reading
CompUniGuide ranking
39th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Reading has a single aim: to make the world a better place for all. By helping to tackle global challenges – from the climate crisis, sustainability, and world hunger, to natural disasters, mental health, and the pandemic – they are working towards everyone’s tomorrow, a mission in which their students are integral. For students who are passionate about delivering a brighter future, for everyone and everything, Reading is a university that’s doing something about it. The university believes that learning goes beyond the transfer of knowledge, and they strive to continually increase their global reach. Their research – 98% of which is rated of international standing in the Research Excellence Framework 2014 – has real-world impact and can directly benefit students’ learning. The discoveries made one day could be heard in lecture theatres the next.

Where you'll study

University of Reading

Room 208 Pepper Lane Reading
Wokingham
RG6 6AH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Basingstoke  0.3 miles away

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