Department of History of Art

History of Art undergraduate degrees (BA)

The History of Art Department is one of the best places to be if you want to learn, be excited and gain skills relevant to art history and the wider world.

You will get:

  • a flexible programme with emphasis on student choice
  • award-winning staff who conduct and curate internationally recognised research and exhibitions
  • opportunities to develop professional skills through placements, our student curatorial group and our on-campus gallery.

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Our degrees


New Liberal Arts degree

An exciting new degree, starting in 2018, for academically strong, ambitious students.

Explore your subject interest within a framework of problem-solving, enquiry and exploration.

Visit the Liberal Arts website


How we help you learn

The lecturers are well informed and articulate in their specialist subjects but they also go above and beyond their teaching requirements.

 Beth Stansfield, BA History of Art


Supporting your studies

Personal tutors

A member of staff from your department that:

  • provides general support for your academic life
  • gives you the opportunity to raise concerns and discuss issues
  • supports you with personal issues.

Find out more about personal tutors

Peer mentors

An existing student from your department who helps you settle in, get to know your peers and advise on student life.

Find out more about our peer mentoring

The personal tutor system has been the best part of my academic experience because I have always felt like there is someone there to support me.

Grace Mitchell, BA Art History


Beyond your course



Department of History of Art

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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