The Bachelor of Visual Arts (Specialisation) is one of South Australia's most prestigious undergraduate visual arts qualifications. It provides students with a studio-based education and a choice of eleven specialisations, each of which have qualified and experienced practitioners and lecturers who introduce students to some of the most compelling ideas in contemporary visual arts practice. This program is also the only one of its kind in South Australia to offer specialised art history and theory training.
Students at all year levels enjoy working in modern, well-equipped studios, with access to the University library with the largest collection of art, craft and design resource materials in the state. A program of guest lectures by visiting national and international artists provides students with the opportunity to further broaden their understanding of contemporary arts practice.