Advance Standing

Applicants can apply for admission into the Bachelor of Fine Art with Advanced Standing in recognition of prior study at a university or TAFE. Students admitted with Advanced Standing are given credit towards the degree for all appropriate subjects completed at another institution up to a maximum of two thirds of the total credit points required for the degree.

Specified credit will be given for subjects closely related to a subject offered within the degree program. Advanced standing is only given for study completed in the last 10 years.

The educational qualifications required for admission with Advanced Standing into the BFA for second year are:

  • Successful completion of the first year of a Degree in Fine Art at an equivalent institution, or
  • Successful completion of a two year Diploma in Fine Art at TAFE or an equivalent institution.
  • Successful completion of a three year Advanced Diploma in Fine Art at TAFE or an equivalent institution.

The educational qualification required for admission with Advanced Standing into the BFA for third year requires successful completion of the first and second years of a degree in fine art at an equivalent institution.