The University of British Columbia - Vancouver

Visual Art (BA)

Program Information

School:The University of British Columbia - Vancouver
Field of Study:Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
Description:Both the BFA and the BA in Visual Art programs develop the creative and intellectual potential of each individual student through the practice and study of drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture, multimedia, and digital media. The BA combines a focus on visual art practice with a broad range of complementary elective courses, leading to a variety of careers involving the making and understanding of art and visual culture, or to postgraduate studies in Art Education.
URL:Visual Art (BA) at The University of British Columbia - Vancouver
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*84 to 89

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 English 
  •  Grade11 Science 
  •  Grade11 Mathematics 
  •  Grade11 Social Studies 
  •  Grade11 International Languages 

Three additional approved Grade 12 courses are required. Minimum of 70% in English 11 or 12 (or equivalent). Grade 11 courses listed are required but not included in calculation of admission average.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 08, 2015