Patrick McArdle, graduate of BA (Hons) in Visual Art tells us how to course helped him to discover the importance of culture and society
“My four years studying for a BA in Visual Arts at Waterford Institute of Technology were a journey of discovery.
The course opened up new avenues of interest to me in photography and video which I had not expected and gave me the confidence and freedom to explore these creatively.
The course also helped me discover the importance of art in culture and society.”
Study BA Hons in Visual Art at WIT
The Bachelor of Arts in Visual Art at WIT is a four-year level 8 course. the course recognises the continuing significance of more traditional art forms of art, such as drawing and painting, and these are incorporated into the programme. New media and the development of a comprehensive understanding of contemporary critical theory is also heavily focused on in the programme.
Students who qualify from the BA (Hons) in Visual Art will find employment as: Professional Artists, Computer Animators and Arts Management.
Students who meet certain requirements and wish to seek out further education can take part in the MA in Arts & Heritage Management at WIT.