Visual Arts (Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts)

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Visual Arts (Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts)

Lakehead University
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Visual Arts (Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts) is a 4 years Bachelor program taught at Lakehead University, . The program is offered in campus-based modes with full Time options. To successfully obtain Visual Arts (Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts) from Lakehead University you are required to complete credit hours. After completion of Visual Arts (Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts) you will be able to further continue for advance studies or start career as Visual Effect Artist, Visual Artist, Multimedia Artist, Character Artist.

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirements for admission in Visual Arts (Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts) at Lakehead University for all applicants (Domestic or International) are:

  • program specific academic requirment set by Lakehead University.
  • English Language OR any other language requirments as set by Lakehead University as pre-requiste for admission in Visual Arts (Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts).

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Courses Units

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More Information

Lakehead University's Department of Visual Arts offers a four-year program leading to an Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts degree (HBFA). The program combines practical, theoretical and critical approaches to the study of visual art with art history and other courses providing the historical and intellectual basis common to a university education. A unique feature of the Department of Visual Arts at Lakehead University is the annual juried student art exhibition which occurs every spring at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery.

Department of Visual Arts offers hands-on degree programs that develop both the technical and conceptual skills needed to transform ideas into art. As a Visual Arts student you will learn to:

  • Communicate visually through various media including drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture and ceramics
  • Develop studio skills through practical applications
  • Interpret the world, cultures, and daily life through a creative lens
  • Critically analyze visual culture 

In addition to the in-depth study of studio disciplines, our programs also include the study of art history and art theory, professional development, and outreach opportunities with local art galleries and creative organizations 

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