BA Degrees in Arts

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A Bachelor of Arts is a degree that is awarded to students upon completion of an educational program typically lasting three to four years, though each program differs depending on the institution and the country in which the degree is pursued. The degree focuses on a subject within the liberal arts, and students are able to broaden their occupational opportunities upon completion of such a degree.

A Bachelor of Arts in Arts provides a wealth of educational opportunities, as there are many disciplines that fall under the heading of the arts. But exactly what is a BA in Arts? A BA in Arts allows students to pursue their interests as they relate to a number of different subjects, including architecture, music, painting, poetry, and sculpture.

These programs provide students with a wide variety of skills pertaining to the arts, all of which contribute to a greater and deeper understanding of each medium.

There are a number of benefits for students who complete a Bachelor of Arts in Arts, as graduates of these programs are well-rounded and experienced in a wide variety of subject matter relating to the arts, along with practical abilities in how to apply the skills they have learned.

The cost of earning a BA in Arts will vary greatly depending on the institution and the country in which the degree is pursued. Individuals who are interested in such a degree should take a few moments to research the cost of each program that appeals to them.

There are a number of interesting career paths available to students who complete a Bachelor of Arts in Arts, including fields such as conceptual arts, creative writing, dance, filmmaking, illustration, photography, and printmaking.

 

Our comprehensive database has a number of excellent institutions to choose from. Finding a school that meets your varied educational needs is simple, so take a moment to search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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B.A. Animation

Webster University
Campus Full time 4 years January 2018 USA Saint Louis

An extraordinary animator is one who utilizes their limitless imagination to integrate art and story, making the impossible, real. At Webster University, undergraduate students pursuing an Animation degree will work with 2D, 3D and Effects on industry standard tools. [+]

BAs in Arts. B.A. Animation An extraordinary animator is one who utilizes their limitless imagination to integrate art and story, making the impossible, real. At Webster University, undergraduate students pursuing an Animation degree will work with 2D, 3D and Effects on industry standard tools. Animation graduates from the School of Communications become successful professionals and have worked on Frozen, Guardians of the Galaxy, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Zootopia and Godzilla. The BA in animation offers students the opportunity to learn core principles and techniques focusing on storytelling, motion, drawing, performance and expression through traditional and digital forms. Each student will undertake an intensive course of study including character animation, experimental concepts, fine art techniques and diverse applications, building a strong, global foundation before embarking upon an eventual area of concentration. LEARNING OUTCOMES Successful graduates of the Animation program will be able to: Create animation with fundamental and technical proficiency Express visual concepts artistically Integrate storytelling and performance Synthesize theory and practice creating animation from a global perspective Course Requirements Signed Application Form Proof of English Proficiency: TOEFL: PBT 550 | iBT 80 IELTS: 6.0 Pearson: 53 High School Transcript Essay: 300-500 word essay on a topic of your choice OR Curriculum Vitae (CV) One Letter of Recommendation Certificate of Finance showing $46,000 Copy of Passport ID Page Official University/College Transcripts (for Transfer Students) Some programs have additional entry requirements. Please contact your advisor for more information. Duration 4 years (128 Credit Hours) [-]

Bachelor in Media Production

University of Derby
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 United Kingdom Derby

In 2016 BA (Hons) Media Production achieved 100% overall student satisfaction in the National Student Survey (NSS). This is a practical course where you’ll produce a substantial portfolio of high-quality media production work to impress potential employers. [+]

THREE KEY REASONS TO CHOOSE THIS COURSE In 2016 BA (Hons) Media Production achieved 100% overall student satisfaction in the National Student Survey (NSS). This is a practical course where you’ll produce a substantial portfolio of high-quality media production work to impress potential employers. From exciting competitions to collaborative projects with industry, you’ll be challenged to come up with innovative solutions in a range of inter-related media. Our students work regularly with organisations such as Derby County FC, the Derby Telegraph and Film City Derby Jazz & the BBC. You’ll hone your skills in our professional TV & Radio media studios, supported by an enthusiastic teaching team with extensive experience in the broadcast and new media industries. If you want to create compelling Digital Media be that TV, radio, print or online products, the possibilities are endless on our BA (Hons) Media Production. We’ll help you develop original, challenging and inspired work which will get you noticed in a fast-moving world where new media platforms are constantly evolving. This innovative programme has been designed to support you in developing professional skills in both media production and content creation. The course will prepare you to take on a wide range of different roles within an ever changing media landscape and media industry, dealing with the development of digital content for both traditional and convergent media platforms. You will graduate from this course as a professional who not only understands the production processes, but who is also be proficient in content creation... [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Music

University of Delaware
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Newark

The Department of Music offers both Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Music degrees. The Bachelor of Arts in Music provides broad coverage of music combined with a liberal arts education applicable to a variety of career interests. It is structured to provide broad coverage of music theory, music history/literature, and applied music combined with a liberal arts education applicable to a variety of career interests. Many students in this major are talented musicians who have studied an instrument extensively during their high school years and wish to continue their musical studies while exploring other academic and career interests. This program is ideal for those students wishing to pursue a dual degree, a double major, or a music major with a non-music minor. [+]

BAs in Arts. The Department of Music offers both Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Music degrees. The Bachelor of Arts in Music provides broad coverage of music combined with a liberal arts education applicable to a variety of career interests. It is structured to provide broad coverage of music theory, music history/literature, and applied music combined with a liberal arts education applicable to a variety of career interests. Many students in this major are talented musicians who have studied an instrument extensively during their high school years and wish to continue their musical studies while exploring other academic and career interests. This program is ideal for those students wishing to pursue a dual degree, a double major, or a music major with a non-music minor. AREAS OF STUDY Music theory, aural skills, and music history core sequences Class piano Private weekly instrumental or vocal lessons Ensemble participation CAREER OPTIONS Arts administrator/arts management, including box office, concert series, programming house manager Curator/Librarian Educator (K-12, college, university, conservatory, religious organization, private studio) Fundraiser/Grant writer Graduate programs in business, music performance, law, and medicine Instrument builder, design, apprenticeship program Media development and marketing Music publishing Music school administrator Music therapist Non-profit or for-profit, arts management Sound engineer Vocational performance What’s special about this program? This major can be personalized to fit the academic and professional pursuits of each student, individualized to incorporate minors, Honors Degrees, Degrees with Distinction, Service-Learning, study abroad and research. We maintain a low student-to-faculty ratio and small classes,... [-]

BA in Communication Design

BTK University of Art & Design
Campus Full time October 2017 Germany Berlin Hamburg Iserlohn + 1 more

Communication Designers & Media Designers develop concepts and visual solutions for corporate identities, brochures, posters, books, magazines, and so on. Communication Design is concerned with translating concepts and detailed information into appropriate visual languages. [+]

The field of Graphic Design has developed rapidly in response to recent technological developments such as digitalization and the resulting economic and social changes. For many years, a Graphic Designer could be reasonably successful using with a relatively narrow range of skills and specialized knowledge. However, both contemporary and future systems of multimedia communication demand a much more comprehensive approach to the teaching of design and development of future areas of expertise within the profession.

The modern Media Designer is now much more closely integrated into the areas of strategy and conception. They have a much greater influence and help ensure that not only considerations of a formal and aesthetic nature are given to projects, but also allow for economic, technical, logistic and psychological parameters. ... [-]


BA in Art History

John Cabot University
Campus Full time October 2017 Italy Rome

Art informs and deceives. It forces us to ask questions about art and about ourselves. What is art, and why is it important to human beings? Who creates art? What are the reasons and cognitive and [+]

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Art informs and deceives. It forces us to ask questions about art and about ourselves.  What is art, and why is it important to human beings?  Who creates art?  What are the reasons and cognitive and technical processes for its existence?  Do outsiders view a given work of art in the same manner as the work’s intended audience?  Why do some observers perceive Marcel Duchamp's Bicycle Wheel as a remarkable work worthy of a place in New York’s Museum of Modern Art, while others see it as an overpriced stool with a bicycle wheel mounted on top?With its wealth of archaeological sites, churches, museums, and contemporary art galleries, Rome offers an environment of unparalleled richness for the study of art and the human experience across time.  John Cabot University's Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History emphasizes art-historical theories and analytic methods with a strong focus on the visual arts of Europe, the Mediterranean and North America.  Given the University’s location at the geographical and temporal crossroads of Europe and the Mediterranean, the program places a strong emphasis upon the visual cultures of Rome and of Italy.   After an initial series of four foundation courses, majors develop their command of art history and its approaches through upper-level courses in a variety of pertinent subject areas. The major culminates in the fourth year, when each student selects a topic and works individually with a specialized faculty member to research and... [-]


BA (Hons) Fashion with Textiles Design

Amsterdam Fashion Academy
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2017 Netherlands Amsterdam

Fashion Design is an increasingly competitive area within an industrial and commercial climate. This is an innovative, cutting-edge course which prepares you for a career in the fashion design industry. [+]

The Amsterdam Fashion Academy has a lot to offer. Would you like to study in an international environment? Are you searching for inspiration, creativity and high-quality fashion knowledge and skills? Useful contacts that connect you directly to the fashion business? A future in fashion? They are all here at your disposal! Aim: Fashion Design is an increasingly competitive area within an industrial and commercial climate. This is an innovative, cutting-edge course which prepares you for a career in the fashion design industry. We will help you develop your design skills and gain valuable technical and professional expertise. The Fashion with Textiles Design course covers 4 key themes; design, textile, manufacture and business. Our aim is to produce confident, versatile and talented people who envisage making a career in the fashion design business. Programme structure: Year 1 Fashion Illustration Techniques and Visual Research - Introduction to Historical and Cultural Contextual Studies - Introduction to Design Processes - Business Studies - Fashion Realisation Techniques and Processes (including 3D and draping) - Textiles Realisation Techniques and Processes Year 2 Historical and Cultural Contextual Studies - Industrial Practice in a Global Context - Fashion and Textiles Design - Fashion and Textiles Cutting and Construction Final year (Year 3) Dissertation - Live Industry / Competition Brief - Final Collection Research and Design - Professional Practice - Final Collection Realisation - Graduate Fashion Show Students who successfully complete the programme will be awarded a UK validated Bachelor's honours degree in Fashion & Textiles Design. In accordance... [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Communication

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 4 years September 2017 Greece Athens Cyprus Nicosia + 3 more

In Graphic Communication the human eye is the basic channel of communication; the history, the theory and the practice of the graphic language play an important role as the latter significantly affects our everyday life. [+]

BAs in Arts. Duration (years): 4 Qualification Awarded: Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Communication Level of Qualification: Bachelor Degree (1st Cycle) Language of Instruction: English (First and second year courses offered also in Greek) Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum Credits: 120 Minimum ECTS Credits: 240 Profile of the Programme: Aims and Objectives The Graphic Communication programme aims to: I. Provide an integrated, stimulating education in design for students who wish to obtain a firm grounding in the practice of the subject, informed by theory and history. Equip students with the understanding and appropriate skills to operate effectively within a competitive and diverse design industry. II. Stimulate students to develop their own interests within the broad field of enquiry offered by the subject and to develop a range of intellectual, visual, technical and social skills. III. Provide learners with the means for lifelong learning within the professional or educational environment. IV. Provide reflective and responsive graphic design training which is directly relevant to the changing needs of the creative and manufacturing industries. V. Develop a range of processes and skills, including design studio skills, multimedia skills, as well as business awareness and historical and theoretical knowledge in order to test individual ideas and solutions. VI. Encourage students to become more self critical, display critical judgment and challenge assumptions and prejudice. VII. Provide students with the opportunity to study and practice graphic design in the context of the area of visual communication or engage in postgraduate study. VIII. Make students... [-]

Audio Production

American University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Washington DC

American University offers students the opportunity to earn both undergraduate and graduate degrees through its combined bachelor's/master's programs. See Combined Bachelor's and Master's Degrees for more information. [+]

Offered by the Department of Performing Arts, College of Arts and Sciences. Admission to the Program Formal admission to the program requires a grade point average of 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale) and departmental approval. 120 credit hours with a cumulative GPA of 2.00 or better Completion of college writing requirement Completion of university mathematics requirement General Education Requirements A total of ten courses, consisting of two courses from each of the five foundational areas At least one course from Area Five: The Natural and Mathematical Sciences must include a laboratory science component No more than two courses may be taken in the same discipline Major Requirements 59 credit hours with grades of C or better Course Requirements Core (34-39 credit hours) ATEC-101 Fundamentals of Audio Technology (3) (3) ATEC-102 Audio Technology Laboratory (1) (1) ATEC-301 Digital Audio Workstations I (3) (3) ATEC-311 Sound Studio Techniques I (4) (4) ATEC-321 Sound Synthesis I (3) (3) ATEC-401 Digital Audio Workstations II (3) (3) ATEC-403 Production Mixing and Mastering (3) (3) ATEC-411 Sound-Studio Techniques II (4) (4) ATEC-421 Sound Synthesis II (3) (3) ATEC-431 Studio Management (3) (3) ATEC-441 Business of the Audio Industry (3) (3) ATEC-450 Audio Technology Capstone (1-6) (1-6) Electives (10 credit hours) Complete 10 credit hours from the following or other courses with the approval of the department: ATEC-491 Internship (1-6) (1-6) PHYS-300 Acoustics (3) (3) PHYS-310 Electronics (4) (4) Area of Specialization (15 credit hours) Complete 15 credit hours from an area of specialization, either communication or... [-]

BA Hons Fine Art Top-Up

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Full time 30 weeks September 2017 United Kingdom London

The top-up degree is equivalent to the third year of a Fine Art BA course and has been designed for students who have successfully completed an HND or Foundation degree in a relevant subject and now wish to convert their existing qualification into a full BA honours qualification. [+]

BAs in Arts. Be inspired and explore your creativity with Fine Art! We offer a wide range of exciting and challenging fine art courses run by an energetic and enthusiastic team of lecturers who are practicing artists and freelance commercial designers and photographers. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced artist, you’ll be able to extend your technical skills and build confidence in your creative ability. You can choose a course from many Art and Photography areas, and study either by day or evening. You will be encouraged to explore materials, approaches and techniques in an extensive range of both certificated and non-certificated art and design courses. Our Fine Art qualification courses provide a unique opportunity for those who wish to begin their artistic careers with a challenging and rewarding period of study. Course Overview The top-up degree is equivalent to the third year of a Fine Art BA course and has been designed for students who have successfully completed an HND or Foundation degree in a relevant subject and now wish to convert their existing qualification into a full BA honours qualification. This one year programme allows you to develop and refine your chosen specialist discipline. Teaching takes place in a studio setting where there is an emphasis on making and exploring fine art. Students will also be given the opportunity to study the critical and contextual dimensions of fine art practice in the form of weekly art lectures, seminars and workshops. They will be encouraged to develop their... [-]

BA (Hons) Creative Musicianship - Guitar, Bass, Drums, Vocal, Other Instrument

ICMP - The Institute Of Contemporary Music Performance
Campus Full time 3 years August 2017 United Kingdom London

The BA (Hons) Creative Musicianship degree focuses on your creativity and the expression of your own unique ‘creative voice’. [+]

The BA (Hons) Creative Musicianship degree focuses on your creativity and the expression of your own unique ‘creative voice’. Course Overview The BA (Hons) Creative Musicianship degree focuses on developing your creativity and the expression of your own unique ‘creative voice’. This is done through performances, composition of original material, and multimedia interdisciplinary collaborations. Along with the development of musicianship and performance skills, the course also focuses on essential entrepreneurial and critical business skills that a creative musician needs in order to forge a successful career. Through this course, you will develop expertise in your principal instrument, individually through one-to-one instrumental tuition across all three years, and collectively within a group workshop environment. You will also be given the opportunity to explore and analyse a range of genres to help inform your own artistic development and compositional ‘voice’. In the business and entrepreneurship modules, you will gain an understanding of marketing, branding, social networking and successful new business models, while developing broader communication, management and interpersonal skills. Using the latest technology, you will be given the opportunity to build a portfolio of your own original music, working in collaboration with other disciplines and media, such as film, dance, games and fashion. Successful completion of programme BA(Hons) Creative Musicianship at ICMP leads to the award of Bachelor of Arts by the University of East London. Full programme specification here. COURSE DETAILS Year 1 - Level 4 In the first year, you will develop and enhance your technical and creative skills including... [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Business & Design Management

EU Business School
Campus Full time 3 years January 2018 Spain Barcelona Switzerland Geneva Montreux Germany Munich + 5 more

Design extends into every field of current business practices. Theoretical and practical knowledge of design and its involvement in the development, innovation and communication of a business, offers significant advantages for a manager. [+]

Design extends into every field of current business practices. Theoretical and practical knowledge of design and its involvement in the development, innovation and communication of a business, offers significant advantages for a manager. Discover the business side of graphic, industrial, product, interaction, environmental and fashion design, as well as design copyright. Learn to apply a multitude of business concepts and aptitudes in a managerial context that will make you ready to step into a professional position.

Duration: Six semesters/three years (Summer Fast Track option available)

Locations: Barcelona, Geneva, Montreux

Teaching Language: English

Campus Exchange Programs: You can transfer to any of the four main campuses after any completed semester. We also have exchange programs with a long list of other universities around the world.... [-]


Bachelor Of Arts Graphic Design

Diploma University of Applied Sciences
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 6 - 7 semesters October 2017 Germany Bad Sooden-Allendorf Aalen Baden-Baden Berlin Bochum Bonn Friedrichshafen Hamburg Hannover Heilbronn Kaiserslautern Kassel Leipzig Magdeburg Mainz Mannheim Munich Ostfildern Würzburg Regenstauf Nürnberg Wiesbaden Wuppertal Germany Online + 24 more

The Bachelor course in graphic design intended as a part-time study to people who want to use professionally their creative talent in the future and have a keen interest in professional visual processing of information. [+]

​The Bachelor Degree Graphic Design is intended as occupational studies To people who want to use their creative talents professionally in the future and who have a strong interest in the professional visual treatment of information. The normal period for the program is in graphic design distance learning 7 semesters and im presence studies full-time six semesters. A campus program is currently offered at the Study Center Leipzig and in Stein / Nuremberg. The Fernstudium graphic design can be completed at all DIPLOMA locations throughout Germany. studying graphic design The study of graphic design with a bachelor's degree in both distance and postgraduate studies is designed as a practical training course, which meets the real requirements of agencies as well as the students' expectations of their work. Basis of the program is a sound design basic training, which is extended to general knowledge in business administration and marketing. The visual presentation of information nowadays affects all popular media of daily life, accordingly, the design of print through online media and web applications to mobile up and interactive applications is an integral part of the course. In the main course is a choice between the priority areas of Digital Communications and Corporate Communication (Corporate Communications). In addition to the design skills and knowledge students acquire relevant marketing skills and business knowledge. The job of a Graphic Designer The combination of creative skills with commercial and marketing-relevant know-how qualifies the graduates both for management positions in the design and advertising industry as... [-]

BA (Hons) Animation

AAS College
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Greece Thessaloniki

Animation is one of the fastest growing industries in the world which will increasingly feature in our every day lives. With technological development at the stage they are today it proves [+]

BA (Hons) Animation

 

Animation is one of the fastest growing industries in the world which will increasingly feature in our every day lives. With technological development at the stage they are today it proves impossible to tell truth from fiction.Animators can be responsible for any or all aspects of feature film production through to the manufacture of models, photo sets, computer generated images, art direction, commercial material and advertisements. The design of CD Roms, Web Pages and short animated title sequences provide other opportunities for the animators to apply their skill.This unique course is designed to help you create animated characters and narrative that not only capture the imagination of an audience but have an awareness of the social and cultural place within that art form. From day one, projects focus on the specialist skills needed to create animated films.  3D stop-motion, model-making and puppet production, 2D cell, illustrative and computer-generated animation are covered. Opportunity for individuality and personal expression is provided throughout the course. At the end of the final year, work will be exhibited in a degree show screening.The course introduces you to the discipline, it encourages you to explore and specialise in the specific area of Animation that particularly interests you.Entry RequirementsMost of our students have successfully completed a Foundation Course in Art and Design.  A specific entry requirement for this course is a portfolio of work containing evidence of drawing ability and ideas.Other acceptable qualifications include:... [-]


Film Degree BA(Hons)

dBs Film Berlin
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Germany Berlin

Learn the practical and theoretical underpinnings you need to become a well-rounded filmmaker, combined with a good chunk of the experience hours that are so essential to becoming an expert. Key to this are our applied modules on the business of filmmaking, building your brand as a filmmaker, funding, multi-platform distribution, audience building, and harnessing the power of social media for promotion. [+]

Overview Learn the practical and theoretical underpinnings you need to become a well-rounded filmmaker, combined with a good chunk of the experience hours that are so essential to becoming an expert. Key to this are our applied modules on the business of filmmaking, building your brand as a filmmaker, funding, multi-platform distribution, audience building, and harnessing the power of social media for promotion. Our degree is designed to prepare you for where the industry is going, not where it’s been. It will take you in-depth into each of the key areas and really focus on finding your own creative voice as a visual storyteller. Hands-on and practical, time is also given to really polish each production, with the expectation you will complete your studies with a festival-ready short film. You’ll take strides towards becoming a master storyteller with a profound understanding of light, composition, movement and mise-en-scene. Deconstruct the story and explore the power of moving images to engage and stir emotion in the viewer, and go in-depth into the art and mechanics of recording and editing sound and immerse yourself in the precision and power of post-production. Please be aware that if you take this course, you may never be able to simply sit back and enjoy watching a film ever again… COURSE LENGTH: 3 Years COURSE START DATE: Sept 2017 TERM TIME: Sept 2017 – May 2020 COURSE FEES: from €825 per month Entry requirements DEGREE Academic requirements If you are aged 18 or over and achieved one... [-]

Bachelor of Arts with Honours in International Culinary Arts

International Culinary Institute Switzerland (ICI)
Campus Full time 22 weeks February 2018 Switzerland Luzern

ICI's Undergraduate programmes are validated by Oxford Brookes University, UK. [+]

ICI's Undergraduate programmes in International Culinary Arts are validated by Oxford Brookes University in the UK. The personal attention you receive at ICI will allow you to perfect your culinary skills from first steps to the latest in fine dining. Today's industry demands individuality - our small class sizes allow our future chefs to develop their own flair and creativity. We allow you to cultivate your own style while ensuring that you have the highest quality education to support your dreams.

Requirements for Admission.

Minimum 18 years of age. ICI Higher Diploma or equivalent. Proficiency in English: 5.5 IELTS or equivalent.

Applicants who do not have the required English level may join the four week Pre-Sessional English Course or the 10 week University English Preparatory Programme.... [-]