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Bachelor of Fine Arts Sculpture
Alberta College of Art and Designwww.acad.ca
Dream. Study. Create. Repeat. Welcome to life at ACAD.
ACAD is where creativity thrives. It's a haven for makers, designers, and artists. A testing ground for a future shaped by your unique vision and drive. A place where just about anything is possible.
ACAD offers the degree programs:
- Bachelor of Design (BDes)
- Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
BDes students, studying visual communications design or photography, benefit from an extensive design based curriculum developed to exceed design industry expectations.
Students engaged in the BFA degree program choose to focus their studies in 1 of 9 studio areas, and each student benefits from the interdisciplinary approach of a diverse variety of media, ideas and people interacting in one comprehensive space. BFA majors include: ceramics, drawing, fibre, glass, jewellery + metals, media arts, painting, print media and sculpture.
The BFA and BDes programs begin with First Year Studies - a common year-long experience that provides a critical foundation of technical and problem solving skills. It's also your opportunity to explore a variety of creative directions and studio experiences. Upon completion of First Year Studies you'll choose to apply to a major in the BDes program or enter studies at the 200 level of the BFA program.
Program Type Bachelors
Credential Type Degree
Length 4 Years
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
Students may declare their major in Sculpture upon completion of a minimum of 54 credits including First Year Studies and all 200-level courses required for the major. (See the Programs section of the ACAD website for more details.) Students must be in clear academic standing in order to declare their major. !span>
Sculpture students are offered instruction in modelling, casting, carving, fabrication and other concepts and materials related to sculpture for professional artists.!span>
Transfer students are encouraged to apply and should see www.acad.ca for admission information, transfer credit and art portfolio guidelines. !span>
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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available
Updated August 27, 2018. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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