Travel costs are not included in your tuition fees but we do have a free intersite bus service which links the campuses, Surbiton train station, Kingston upon Thames train station, Norbiton train station and halls of residence. Where a course has additional expenses, we make every effort to highlight them. These may include optional field trips, materials (e.g. art, design, engineering), security checks such as DBS, uniforms, specialist clothing or professional memberships. Art Business at Kingston School of Art is the only antiques and fine art course accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors for entry as a probationer practitioner, and its curriculum is uniquely focused. Hampstead Fine Arts College is one of the foremost Arts colleges in London. Our public programme is available all year round inspiring visitors from across the city, the South West and beyond, to discover and enjoy the arts.
- Our academic departments have an excellent reputation for teaching and research, and are at the forefront of generating new knowledge and applying it in ways to help individuals and societies around the world.
- Opportunities to take part in work placements, to network, and respond to live projects set by industry professionals, through our unique collaborations.
- We have been advised that an alternative source of support may be found through Creative Scotland’s Open Fund, the details of which can be found on this link.
The Business & Management Major provides a broad-based framework to prepare you for a career in the global business arena. Along the way, you’ll be guided by our academics and a host of industry experts, gaining unique insight from visiting lecturers and valuable experience from industry projects and work placements. She is a keen supporter of the arts who has been an A&B Cymru Business Mentor for almost a decade. In 2019, Janet was appointed to the newly-formed Board of Swansea based company, Lighthouse Theatre. The partners behind the four-year Resourcing Scotland’s Heritage programme have released the findings of a major new report into the current funding landscape for Scotland’s heritage sector.
Industry-active academics and our Graduate Outcomes Team can help to connect you to world-renowned companies, where you’ll build workplace skills and connections you’ll lean on throughout your whole career. The Liberal Arts Capstone can either take the form of a reflective project or a traditional written dissertation and is highly personalised – reflecting your unique mix of modules. You’ll receive a minimum of 10 hours of one-on-one time with your supervisor, to agree the scope and direction of your capstone project.
You may wish to use the placement experience as a platform for your subsequent major project module, and would be expected to use it to help inform your decisions about future careers. This BA Art Business (Top-Up) course is essentially about employability, providing you with the knowledge, understanding and experience needed to work effectively in the creative industries. During this (one-year full time/ two-year part time) level 6 course, you will be supported to navigate the extensive range of careers in the creative and cultural sectors. The course will bluefoundationsite.com support you to develop the professional skills needed to pursue your ambitions, and the intellectual and critical skills to challenge existing structures, in order to innovate for the future. Making the most of its location in Europe’s art market capital in London, this Art Business MA degree draws on a high standard of interdisciplinary academic and practical teaching by recognised scholars. It also offers insights from art market professionals, both those with long-standing careers and those who are rising entrepreneurs of the millennial generation.
Teaching staff on the course also keep close professional links to the art world and ensure your studies are kept up-to-date and relevant to the changing work environment. By the end of the year I’d worked out where I really wanted to be – working for a contemporary art gallery, nurturing and promoting artists. Which is exactly where I am, thanks to the opportunities that opened up to me while I was researching my dissertation.