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University of New South Wales - UNSW
Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours) / Bachelor of Fine Arts
University of New South Wales - UNSW
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What will I learn?

The Bachelor of Fine Arts / Bachelor of Advance Science (Honours) double degree combines a studio-based degree that will develop your creative and professional skills and contemporary art practice with a prestigious science degree that allows you to study a wide range of science subjects as well as complete a science honours year. The double degree supports the collaboration between the arts and sciences and encourages the creation of new knowledge, ideas and processes. FINE ARTS STUDIO SPECIALISATIONS Throughout the Fine Arts component of the Bachelor of Fine Arts / Bachelor of Science, you will utilise world-class facilities, workshops and equipment to make and exhibit your work. The degree features six disciplinary studio areas, from which you will choose at least two. Drawing In the drawing studio, you will develop understandings of the formal, material and conceptual possibilities of contemporary drawing practice. You will work from the human figure, experiment with a range of traditional and contemporary materials and extend your individual practice through rigorous creative and experimental approaches. Painting In the painting studio, you will engage with painting as a formal, material and conceptual practice. Exploring connections between conceptual and material enquiry, you will develop an individual practice by testing ideas and techniques in a critically-informed studio environment. Printmaking In the printmaking studio, you will acquire diverse technical skills in traditional and contemporary print methods including digital imaging, etching, lithography, relief printing and screen-printing. You will use collaborative enquiry, analysis, critique and reflection to generate ideas and artworks in a contemporary printmaking environment. Photography In the photography studio, you will develop diverse and transferable photographic skills, supporting you to become artists and practitioners in a variety of fields. The studio fosters critical enquiry and experimentation to explore the material and conceptual possibilities of photography in contemporary contexts. Sculpture In the sculpture studio, you will develop artworks by engaging with sculptural, spatial and social possibilities of contemporary art. The studio fosters a collaborative and critically-informed approach to support students in developing their artistic practice. Moving Image In the moving image studio, you will explore contemporary approaches to video art, short film, audio-visual composition and installation. You will develop understandings and skills in a variety of creative contexts for moving image practice including gallery, screen, virtual and public spaces. In addition, you will have the opportunity to broaden your skills and knowledge by selecting from a wide range of elective courses from across our art, design and media programs. SCIENCE MAJORS In the Science component of the Bachelor of Fine Arts / Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours), you will study a broad range our courses in your first year to expand your general understanding of science. After this, you will choose from a wide selection of major options. Anatomy Biology Bioinformatics Biotechnology Chemistry Earth Science Ecology Food Science Genetics Geography Marine Science Materials Science Mathematics Microbiology Molecular and Cell Biology Neuroscience Pathology Pharmacology Physical Oceanography Physical Science Physiology Psychology Statistics Vision Science

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Science



Study options
Duration: 5 Years
Fee: AUD 41280 per year
*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution
Start date: 16 September 2019, 17 February 2020
Venue: University of New South Wales - UNSW Kensington Campus High Street , Kensington , UNSW SYDNEY , New South Wales , 2052 , SYDNEY , Australia
Entry requirements

Applicants can have a high school studies or foundation studies recognized prior study and a university transfer. English Language requirements: IELTS Academic version only: 6.5 overall (min. 6.0 in each subtest) TOEFL Internet-based Test (iBT): 90 overall (min. 23 in writing, 22 in reading, listening and speaking) TOEFL Paper-based Test (PBT): 577 overall (min. 5.0 in TWE) Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic: 64 overall (min. 54 in each subtest) UNSW Institute of Languages University English Entry Course (UEEC): Successful completion with a minimum overall grade of C+ and a minimum grade of C in the writing component. Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): 176 overall (min.169 in each subtest) Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): 180 overall (min.180 in each subtest)