Contemporary Arts Practice (With Professional Practice Year) BA (Hons)





About the course

Contemporary Art Practice is the expanded field of fine art practice and overlaps with broader visual practices as a whole; including painting, print and photo-media, sculpture, video art, book arts, publishing, new media art, performance, installation, community arts, public arts, curatorial practice and art writing.

As well as gaining insights and skills linked to a variety of media you will engage with a wide range of aesthetic and conceptual debates. You will explore identity and diversity, political environmental social and cultural themes that can be expressed through your developing practice as a contemporary artist. The course will prepare you to be a professional artist working in the contemporary visual arts alongside artists designers and other creative practitioners.

You will come in contact with a number of professionals involved in producing, curating, and critiquing contemporary art. You will gain confidence and proficiency in presenting your work to professional standards, including portfolio production and skills in networking, exhibiting and marketing. You will be able work individually and in teams, working with other creative practitioners in art and design, as well as with other discipline areas including science, education, society and culture, health and well-being, and the built environment.



Contemporary Arts Practice (With Professional Practice Year) - BA (Hons) - University Square Campus, Luton

  • Course is subject to approval

  • Apply Via - UCAS
  • Course level - Undergraduate
  • UCAS Code - W112
  • Campus Location - University Square Campus, Luton
  • Start dates -
  • Duration - 4 Years
  • Attendance - Full time | Part-time day

  • A downloadable version of the course specification is currently unavailable. For more information on course information please email - admission@beds.ac.uk




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Fees and Funding

  • The full-time standard undergraduate tuition fee for the Academic Year 2018/19 is £9,250 per year. You can apply for a loan from the Government to help pay for your tuition fees. You can also apply for a maintenance loan from the Government to help cover your living costs.

    See www.gov.uk/student-finance

    The University of Bedfordshire offers a number of scholarships and bursaries to help you finance your studies.

    See www.beds.ac.uk/scholarships

    The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

  • Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk

  • The full-time standard undergraduate tuition fee for the Academic Year 2018/19 is £9,250 per year. You can apply for a loan from the Government to help pay for your tuition fees.

    See www.gov.uk/student-finance

    The University of Bedfordshire offers a number of scholarships and bursaries to help you finance your studies.

    See www.beds.ac.uk/scholarships

    The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

  • Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk

  • The full-time standard undergraduate tuition fee for the academic year 2018/19 is £11,500 per year. A prompt payment discount is available if you pay the full Year 1 fee before or at registration. There are also special scholarships available.

    See www.beds.ac.uk/intfees

    The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

  • Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk

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How to Apply

  • Application for most full-time undergraduate and foundation courses is via the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS).

    We expect to receive UCAS applications between 1 September and 15 January for courses starting in the following academic year, but may consider applications received after this date should places be available.

    Please contact admission@beds.ac.uk for further details.

    All UK schools and colleges are registered with UCAS to manage their students' applications. Advice on how to submit your UCAS application is available from your school or college.

    If you are not at school or college (including mature students) you should apply independently via UCAS

  • EU students applying for a full-time undergraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply via UCAS or direct using our admissions form

  • International students applying for a full-time undergraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply direct using our admissions form or via our representatives in your home country
    You can also apply online

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