Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Arts
- Degree Structure - Duration
- 1 year full-time
2024 tuition fees estimate per 120 points:
The Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Arts (PGDipFineArts) offers advanced, practice-based research within a studio subject.
The programme gives you the opportunity to produce work that critically examines the technical practice, artistic influences, trends, and professional industry of your specialist area in Fine Arts.
You will be able to take advantage of Fine Arts facilities on campus, such as the on-site gallery, darkrooms, digital labs, workshops, and film suites. Each student will also have their own studio space for practising and showcasing their work.
A Bachelor of Fine Arts, with a B Grade Point Average in your final year courses, is required to enrol.
A degree or a diploma in Fine Arts and professional experience in the field will also be considered.
If English is your additional language, you are also required to meet UC's English language requirements.
For the full entry requirements, see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Arts or use the admission requirements checker.
You can apply online at myUC. Find out more about how to apply for graduate and postgraduate qualifications.
With critical research skills and experience in conducting their own projects and art practice, students will be well prepared for work in the ever-changing contemporary art world.
Career pathways could include becoming a professional artist, art curator, consultant, designer, art conservator, teacher, art critic, gallery director, and a wide range of other roles in the creative industries.
Graduates will also be prepared for more advanced research and tertiary practice in their studio discipline.
2024 tuition fees estimate (per 120 points):
2023 tuition fees estimate (per 120 points):
SSL estimate (per 120 points):
The PGDipFineArts is made up of 120 points, involving a research project in your chosen studio work.
The programme will take 1 year of full-time study. Part-time study is also possible for up to 2 years, with approval.
For full requirements, see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Arts.