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Fine Artist

Fine Artists create original artwork using a variety of mediums. They can specialise in drawing, painting, collages, sculpture, installations, moving images or performances, and can be commissioned, sell their own works, run art classes or be part of art projects.


Available Qualifications:

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
National Diploma: Fine Art or equivalent qualification with:

  • A 65% pass mark in Art Theory III (KAT3310)
    • A mark lower than this indicates an inability to assess and collate information critically and logically – an absolute requisite for research.
  • A 65% pass mark for Studio Work
    • This mark indicates an acceptable level of formal and technical proficiency within the student’s major discipline and a facility for creative resolution.
  • A 65% pass mark for Drawing
    • This mark indicates a basic ability to process and formulate ideas and concepts.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
National Diploma: Fine Art or equivalent qualification with:

  • A 65% pass mark in Art Theory III (KAT3310)
    • A mark lower than this indicates an inability to assess and collate information critically and logically – an absolute requisite for research.
  • A 65% pass mark for Studio Work
    • This mark indicates an acceptable level of formal and technical proficiency within the student’s major discipline and a facility for creative resolution.
  • A 65% pass mark for Drawing
    • This mark indicates a basic ability to process and formulate ideas and concepts.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

NSC Requirements:

  • Admissions Point Score of 32.
  • Minimum NSC requirements for degree entry must be met.
  • English, Afrikaans or isiXhosa (home language or first additional language) on at least level 3 (40–49%).
  • NSC achievement rating on at least level 2 (30–39%) for Mathematics or level 3 (40-49%) for Mathematical Literacy.
  • Applicants with an Admissions Points Score between 22 and 31 may be referred to write the Access Assessment Test before a decision is made on whether or not to admit the applicant to the course.

Senior Certificate:

  • School Performance Score 27.
  • Senior Certificate with matriculation endorsement.

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Relevant Bachelor Honours degree, professional four-year degree, BTech degree or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
  • All submissions must be sanctioned by the Faculty of Arts Higher Degree Committee.  In this regard, a Policies and Procedures document is available from the Manager: Faculty Administration on request.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Relevant Bachelor Honours degree, professional four-year degree, BTech degree or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
  • All submissions must be sanctioned by the Faculty of Arts Higher Degree Committee.  In this regard, a Policies and Procedures document is available from the Manager: Faculty Administration on request.