History of Art BA (Hons)

Goldsmiths, University of London

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( 3.9) 889 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE V350
This degree encourages you to develop an independent critical involvement with works of art and visual culture, to examine changing historical conceptions of art and the artist, and to explore the visual arts in their wider cultural and political contexts.**Why study BA History of Art at Goldsmiths?**- Youll investigate modern and contemporary art, art theory and visual culture from around the world, approaching the subject from a fresh perspective which puts an emphasis on key areas of debate... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 21-SEP-20

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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123rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
62nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2019
14th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 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
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

History Of Art, Architecture and Design graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK History Of Art, Architecture and Design graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2019

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

History Of Art, Architecture and Design

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Art & Design
56%
English Literature
50%
History
33%
Art History
18%
Religious Studies & Theology
14%

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Goldsmiths, University of London
CompUniGuide ranking
62nd
Student rating
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( 3.9)
Goldsmiths, part of the University of London for over 100 years, has a world-class reputation for its degrees in the arts, humanities, social sciences, computing and law. The campus is based in New Cross, South East London, known for its thriving arts and music scene. The university is in the UK's top 25 for its research quality, and 7th worldwide for its Media and Communications department in 2019.

Where you'll study

Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths, University of London
New Cross
London
Lewisham
SE14 6NW United Kingdom Nearest tube station: New Cross  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: New Cross  0.1 miles away

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