Visual arts

Choose a major in Visual Arts

Why study Visual Arts?

  • Extend your talent and knowledge of art
  • Develop an appreciation of creativity and visual thinking
  • Learn to express conceptual aesthetic qualities that are both contemporary and traditional
  • Build an understanding of social and cultural contexts of visual arts
  • Develop a portfolio of creative work that demonstrates your technical and conceptual skills, creativity and passion

What you will study

  • Art history and theory
  • Design fundamentals
  • Contemporary issues in visual arts
  • Choose from digital media, drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpture—plus ceramics, jewellery and photography if you choose to study the Bachelor of Arts