B.A. Art History and Hispanic Studies (Hons)

University of Kent
In Canterbury (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canterbury (England)
Description

Art History and Hispanic Studies (Hons) programme from the University of Kent offers a critically engaging and expansive approach to the discipline of art history combined with Hispanic Studies. It has been designed to equip you with the key visual, critical and professional skills necessary for a career in the art world and for a range of other employment opportunities.

Important information

Requirements: English Language Requirements IELTS Take IELTS test 6.5 IMPORTANT NOTE: The UK government confirmed new requirements for secure English language testing for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more

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Where and when

Starts Location
01 September 2016
Canterbury
CT2 7PE, Kent, England
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What you'll learn on the course

Art History
Art
University
Writing
Skills and Training

Course programme

Course Content

The course structure below gives a flavour of the modules that will be available to you and provides details of the content of this programme. This listing is based on the current curriculum and may change year to year in response to new curriculum developments and innovation. Most programmes will require you to study a combination of compulsory and optional modules, you may also have the option to take ‘wild’ modules from other programmes offered by the University in order that you may customise your programme and explore other subject areas of interest to you or that may further enhance your employability.

Stage 1Possible modules may include:
  • Introduction to the History of Art
  • Introduction to Contemporary Art
  • Introduction to Contemporary Art
  • Perspectives on the History of Photography
  • Perspectives on the History of Photography
  • Learning Spanish 3 (Post A Level)
  • Intensive Learning Spanish 1 (Beginners)
  • Introduction to Hispanic Culture
  • Introduction to Hispanic Culture
You have the opportunity to select wild modules in this stage
Stage 2Possible modules may include:
  • Beauty in Theory, Culture and Contemporary Art
  • Transatlantic Dialogues: British and Modern Art c.1900-1970
  • From Warhol to Whiteread: Postmodernity & Visual Art Practice
  • Classicism and Baroque
  • Photographic History & Aesthetics 1: Realism in Theory and Practice
  • Art & Film
  • Abstraction & Construction in the 20th Century
  • Reading the Image
  • Visual Arts Writing
  • Costume and Fashion
Year abroadYou have the opportunity to spend a year studying or working in Spain, where you can improve your language skills and experience Hispanic art forms and culture first-hand. With the option of a dissertation in the final year, you may choose to focus on both Art History and Hispanic Studies by writing about art forms observed during the year abroad.
Stage 3Possible modules may include:
  • Costume and Fashion
  • Visual Arts Writing
  • Reading the Image
  • Independent Project
  • Arts Internship
  • Transatlantic Dialogues: British and American Art c. 1900-1970
  • Classicism and Baroque
  • From Warhol to Whiteread: Postmodernity & Visual Art Practice
  • Art and Film
  • Abstraction And Construction in 20th Century Art
  • Beauty in Theory Culture & Contemporary Art
  • Photographic History & Aesthetics 1: Realism in Theory and Practice