University of Dundee
Fine Art (Digital Media, Drawing and Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture) BA (Hons)
University of Dundee

Key Course Facts

Student Reviews

Below you can see course specific reviews for 55 graduates of Fine Art (Digital Media, Drawing and Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture) BA (Hons) at University of Dundee for each of the survey questions in comparison to the average for all UK degree courses in Art.

Overall student satisfaction
64 /100
55 total respondents
The NSS is commissioned by the Office for Students

Salary

Salary of Graduates in Creative Arts and Design

Important: Salary data below is not course specific, but contains data of all students of Art at the university. Due to data collection methodology, salary data is mainly based on data related to undergraduate students.

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £23500 £19000 £23500
25-75 percentile range £18000 - £27000 £12500 - £24500 £16500 - £29000


Salary of all UK Graduates of Creative Arts and Design

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £19948 £16221 £19536
25-75 percentile range £17428 - £24000 £11190 - £21313 £13583 - £25698

Course Description

This course will help you to find your own identity as an artist through the development of core skills and practical techniques.

The course is focused on making and critical thinking, and you can concentrate on a single discipline or work across a number of disciplines and media. Your practical work will support a growing critical and contextual understanding of the theory of art and culture.

Taught by practicing artists of international standing, our academic staff exhibit and publish nationally and internationally. In 2015 Fine Art lecturer Graham Fagen represented Scotland at the Venice Bienniale (one of the most prestigious cultural exhibitions in the world).

Using our large studios, you can explore drawing, painting, time-based art, digital media, sculpture, print, photography, video, sound, performance, installation, and artists' books.

You will also have access to all our world-class workshops, where you can experiment with whichever materials you require, including:

plaster / bronze / resin casting

woodworking

the presentation of artworks

methods and materials of painting and painting surfaces

screen-printing

lithography

etching

wood block

3D printing

interactive programming

ceramics

dedicated edit suites

sound rooms

green screen film studio

digital and analogue darkroom photography

You will have the opportunity to take part in exchanges with partner institutions across the world.

Jobs & Career Perspectives

15 months after graduation, graduates of this course were asked about what they do and, if they are working, about their current job and their perspectives.

Current jobs

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Jobs of graduates of this course (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Fine Art (Digital Media, Drawing and Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture) BA (Hons) at University of Dundee

25% Business and public service associate professionals
15% Quality and Regulatory Professionals
10% Sales occupations
10% Administrative occupations
10% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Elementary occupations
5% Information Technology Professionals
5% Teaching Professionals
5% Customer service occupations
5% Business, Research and Administrative Professionals

Grading & Study Time

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Creative Arts and Design

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Fine Art (Digital Media, Drawing and Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture), BA (Hons), if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

Costs

Tuition Fees Fine Art (Digital Media, Drawing and Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture) BA (Hons)

Scotland £1820 year 1
England UK £9250 year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 year 1
Wales £9250 year 1
Channel Islands £9250 year 1
Ireland £9250 year 1
EU £20900 year 1
International £20900 year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition fees shown for Rest of UK and Scot/EU students are for 2022/23. The fees for 2023/24 have not yet been confirmed and we expect confirmation of these in March 2023.

International tuition fees shown are confirmed for 2023/24 entry. These will increase by no more than 5% per year for the length of your course.

Average student cost of living in the UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
  
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

How to apply

Application deadline:

January 1, 2025

This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.

Possible Entry Points:

  • year 1 (Default entry point)

University Rankings

Positions of University of Dundee in top UK and global rankings.

See all 31 university rankings of University of Dundee

About University of Dundee

The University of Dundee is a publicly funded institution in the small and diverse city of Dundee, Scotland. Particularly well known for their research work in the fields of Health and Climate Change, student researchers here feel that they can make a difference at home and abroad. Students discover a friendly, safe, and welcoming city in Dundee, where inhabitants are able to get to most of their commitments either by bike or even on foot.

List of 387 Bachelor and Master Courses from University of Dundee - Course Catalogue

  • Student life at the University of Dundee
  • University of Dundee students talk about the Nigerian Student Society
  • The University of Dundee is...
  • Students from Africa Studying and Living in Dundee | University of Dundee
  • South East Asian Students | University of Dundee

Where is this programme taught

Main Site
map marker Show on map

Similar courses

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Fine Art (Top-up) BA Hull College - - - £7500 - - Hull On campus Full-time
Art & Design History and Drama BA (Hons) Liverpool Hope University - - - £9250 £12500 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Art & Design History and Nutrition BA (Hons) Liverpool Hope University - - - £9250 £12500 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Fine Art BA (Hons) Ulster University 70% 5% 0% £9250 £15840 £16320 148 Coleraine On campus Full-time
Arts and Sciences BASc (Hons) University College London - - - £9250 £29000 - London On campus Full-time
Art & Design History and Computer Science BA (Hons) Liverpool Hope University - - - £9250 £12500 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Fine Art (with placement year) BA (Hons) Loughborough University of Technology 82% 0% 2% £9250 £22000 177 Loughborough On campus Full-time
Art & Design History and Conservation Biology BA (Hons) Liverpool Hope University - - - £9250 £12500 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Fine Art Mixed Media with Foundation BA (Hons) University of Westminster 73% 10% 8% £9250 £15400 165 London On campus Full-time
Art & Design History and Early Childhood BA (Hons) Liverpool Hope University - - - £9250 £12500 - Liverpool On campus Full-time