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Western Art

Western Art

The School offers various part-time courses in Western Art including Art History, Drawing, Painting, Watercolour Painting, Figure and Portrait Drawing, and Photography. Apart from short courses, students who wish to have a basic understanding of Art and Design may enrol in Certificate in Foundation Art and Design or Diploma in Visual Arts.

The Western Art courses are taught by artists and academics with extensive experiences and great passion in arts education. We offer various courses with an aim to equip students with the essential artistic knowledge and skills as well as to develop their sense of aesthetics.

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The Postgraduate Diploma in Humanities Programme offers a vital learning experience for third agers who are brought together by intellectual curiosity and need for quality life education. The modules are designed to expose students to interdisciplinary inquiry in the humanities, with a view to helping them achieve a ‘renaissance’ of the mind, a rediscovery of the self and the world, of culture and society, and of the meaning of life.
Start To be advised
Duration 2 years
Fee HK$60,000
University of Leicester, UK
This programme aims to provide a distinct and high quality course for graduates who want to develop a career in the museum and galleries sector,based on leading museum studies research and practice.
Start 04 OCT 2017 (WED)
Duration 18 months
Fee £16,485
This programme provides a basic understanding of art and design for beginners and those who have some knowledge of art to develop their artistic skills and creative ability.   Students are to choose 6 modules from our regular programme and complete special assignments.
Start 21 AUG 2017 (MON)
Duration 1.5 years to 3 years
Fee 1. Supervision Fee: HK$4,500 (One-off payment; payable at the time of registration)
2. Module Fee: See individual course description (Payable at the time of individual course enrolment)
3. Fees paid are not refundable
人體是西方藝術永恒的主題。從古希臘到文藝復興、從浪漫主義到寫實主義,人體藝術始終是畫家、雕塑家最為重視的題材之一,被視為最能體現 “人”的價值的表現而得以延續下來,人體美的表達更被認為是衡量一個美術家造型能力的試金石。而到了現代藝術階段,人體藝術又被賦予更多、更為複雜的新寓意。
開課日期 待定
修業期 約1年
課程費用 報名費:HK$200(取錄與否,概不退還)
學 費:HK$21,600(學員自備物料及工具)
This is an introduction to the techniques, materials, composition, colour theory and vocabulary of visual presentation in the medium of watercolour painting. Students have to bring their own tools and materials to class, and will be advised of the details by email three days before the course starts.
Start 21 DEC 2017 (THU)
Duration 8 meetings, approx 2 months
Fee HK$2,400
Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London
Executive and corporate training at GAPs puts together all research and teaching resource base of overseas institutions and HKU SPACE, to identify training gaps and to offer intensive, non-traditional executive development that brings significant and lasting impacts to both individuals and organisations.
Start To be advised
Duration 3 days
Fee HK$13,000 - 15,500
The human figure will be studied through exercises in various gesture and contour drawings of nude and clothed models, leading to detailed and finished work. Different media, including pencil, charcoal and pastel, will be used. Students have to bring their own tools and materials to class, and will be advised of the details by email three days before the course starts.
Start 17 NOV 2017 (FRI)
Duration 8 meetings, approx 2 months
Fee HK$2,760
開課日期 2017年12月11日 (星期一)
修業期 8講,約2個月
課程費用 HK$2,400
開課日期 2017年9月26日 (星期二)
修業期 12講 (包括2次戶外拍攝,日期及時間待定),約3個月
課程費用 HK$2,400
開課日期 2017年10月7日 (星期六)
修業期 共10講,約3個月
課程費用 HK$3,300
This course studies the major channels for art transactions from both the buyside and sell-side perspectives. It also looks into how art businesses are run and how art collection and investment are executed. There are field trips to commercial art establishments, such as galleries, auction houses, art fairs, etc., with a focus to provide students with practitioners’ points of view of the art business sector.
Start 12 SEP 2017 (TUE)
Duration 6 weeks
Fee HK$7400