Taught course

Fine Art

Sheffield Hallam University · Fine Art

Entry requirements

Normally an honours degree in an Art and Design subject at 2:1 standard (2:2 may be accepted in exceptional circumstances such as related experience and/or high standard of portfolio). You will have to submit evidence, in the form of an identifiable body of work, of significant creative ability and a commitment to theoretical issues in fine art.

Months of entry


Course content

Study a range of learning experiences in contemporary practice including materials-led approaches to research, self-reflection, and critical strategies that enhance skills in the studio.

  • Complete a body of artwork, a professional strategy and refine your critical skills.
  • Build your art portfolio in one of the most highly-rated research communities in the sector.
  • Develop advanced skills in critical research methodologies.
  • Gain specialised fine art knowledge and experience individual studio practice.

On an advanced programme of study you’ll explore, refine and develop your artistic practice. You can take part in numerous activities and explore your practical skills – from painting, sculpture, digital making and printmaking to drawing, metalwork, writing and curating.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MFA
    full time
    20 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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