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BA(Hons)Art and Design History

Arts University Bournemouth
United Kingdom, Wallisdown, Dorset county
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Overview

They’ll introduce you to art and design from around the world, from Europe, the USA, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.

Exploring histories and theories of visual and material culture from the nineteenth-century to the present, you’ll learn how to analyse images and objects within their social and cultural contexts.

You’ll gain the skills and knowledge needed to analyse and communicate histories and theories of art and design. You’ll explore how art and design can be narrated through art collections, exhibitions, curation and criticism.

You’ll also be able to work collaboratively with art and design students to create events, exhibitions, blogs and print publications.

AUB course will help you become a successful communicator who is able to make historical cultures relevant in contemporary terms. Giving you both knowledge and skills, the course will be a springboard for a future career in the creative industries.

Programme structure

The first year introduces the disciplines of art and design history, as well as the newer fields of visual and material cultures.

In your second year you’ll continue to explore your own interests in greater depth. You’ll examine key cultural movements of art and design from the early twentieth century to today.

In your third year, you’ll focus on your own research and undertake a collaborative project.

Career opportunities

This course will help you develop the skills that you need for a range of careers in the vibrant culture industry, including:

- Art sales
- Gallery education
- Art and design journalism
- Curating
- Archivist
- Gallery Manager
- Art and Design Conservator
- Publications Editor
- Communications and Public Relations

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States