Are you creative and curious? Would you like to hone your thinking skills and learn to critique and persuade? A Liberal Arts degree opens the doors to many professions while you study all the things you love!
Three A-levels at grades CCC or above
Or BTEC triple grades MMM or above
Or Access 23-45 D/M with min 6D
And GCSE English Language at grade 4 or grade C or above
New course for September 2022
UCAS points 96
UCAS code LIB1
Duration Three years full-time
If you've got so many interests that you can't decide exactly which course to choose then BA (Hons) Liberal Arts could be for you. You get to choose from a whole host of modules, giving you the opportunity to explore many subjects.
Liberal Arts explores modules and subjects which are rooted in creative arts and humanities. It develops your understanding of wider social, cultural and political issues. You'll be introduced to the liberal arts approach to study which develops your critical thinking by creating projects which draw on a range of disciplines. You'll design your own course, choosing the options that best reflect your interests from the wide range of modules available.
Liberal Arts is a well-known degree choice in the USA. If you're weighing up options across arts, humanities and social sciences, the Liberal Arts degree could give you the range of intellectual topics you desire.
Study a wide range of subjects. Be a free-thinking, curious citizen who understands how to make an impact within their communities.
Develop critical thinking and essential transferrable skills for the workplace.
Facilities include our TV and radio journalism centre on the BBC campus in Plymouth and our on-site Arts Centre with 300-seat theatre.
How and why has visual culture become so important in our society?
What is the future of social media?
How do local communities respond to world events?
How does society ensure that movements like Black Lives Matter have impact and affect change?
What is culture and how do we read it?
Who owns the media and who decides what we know?
As critical thinkers and creative problem-solvers, graduates of a liberal arts degree will be well-suited to postgraduate study and careers across various sectors such as arts, PR, journalism, civil service, politics, media, education, libraries and archives.
Includes debate, workshops, practicals and discussion.
Course work such as essays, presentations and practical work.
Natalie Raven is a performance artist with over 10 years professional experience in industry, presenting and exhibiting her work across Europe and North America. She is a specialist in performer training who teaches and researches feminist performance; sex, gender, and the body in performance; and contemporary performance making technique.View full profile
Fees UK students: £9250 per annum
Fees for International students: £12,500 per annum