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Painting in the expanded field

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Summer Term 2019

Admitted to the course

Here you will find everything you need to know before the course starts.

About the course

The course presents different theoretical and practical approaches in contemporary painting. The teaching is carried out in the form of lectures, seminars and individual tutoring. Tutoring is done continuously during the course, individually and in groups were the artistic work will be discussed and presented.

Note that you apply to the course not only at but also by submitting 3-5 work samples to the Academy of Fine Arts. For more information on that and about the course see the webpage of Umeå Academy of Fine Arts

Application and eligibility

Painting in the expanded field, 15 hp

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Summer Term 2019 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen


10 June 2019


23 August 2019

Study location




Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

For the applicant to be eligible, he or she must meet the general entry requirements for basic level studies at Swedish universities. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6. Apart from that, the applicant needs to have experience of artistic work which is documented with 3-5 work samples. For more information see the webpage of Umeå Academy of Fine Art


Selection among the applicants is based on submitted work samples. For more information see the webpage of Umeå Academy of Fine Arts

Application code



Application deadline was 15 March 2019. The application period is closed.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee


Tuition fee, first instalment


Total fee


Contact us

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Contact person for the course is:
Jeanette Nilsson