Courses are classes offered by colleges, universities, or other learning institutions and are often taught by industry experts. Students may take courses for professional development, job training, or personal enrichment. What are courses in arts? Art classes typically focus on a specific art form and involve in-depth study of art theory, history, practice, or technique, among other art-related to… Read more

Courses are classes offered by colleges, universities, or other learning institutions and are often taught by industry experts. Students may take courses for professional development, job training, or personal enrichment.

What are courses in arts? Art classes typically focus on a specific art form and involve in-depth study of art theory, history, practice, or technique, among other art-related topics. Particular techniques and mediums include photography, dance, choreography, fashion, and paint. Students of the arts may also choose to focus on art from a particular era, such as medieval art or Roman art.

Students of art learn valuable skills. With increased critical thinking ability, they may be able to better analyze and change their world. Art appreciation often helps students understand and preserve a culture’s history and heritage. Learning to look at the world through an artistic lens can give individuals the ability to adapt to changes and adopt new perspectives.

The price of an art course varies based on the credentials of the instructor, the type of institution offering the class, the length of instruction, and any materials that students may need to purchase on their own or as part of their tuition. Often, students are able to find classes within their budgets.

After studying art, people typically have a wide variety of careers available to them. These can include fine artist, photographer, museum curator, and gallery owner. Many students also opt to launch careers as business owners and sell their art either in high-value markets or to individuals. Graduates with expertise in art history may find employment as instructors in secondary or higher education.

Students may be able to take courses in arts at community colleges, universities, studios, or online. Availability can vary depending on location. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
Weimar, Germany

The Faculty of Art and Design at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar established the English-language, postgraduate M. F. A. degree programme in »Public Art and...

The Faculty of Art and Design at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar established the English-language, postgraduate M. F. A. degree programme in »Public Art and... -
Courses
Full-time
4 semesters
English
October 2020
15 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Instituto Universitario de Investigación Ortega y Gasset
Madrid, Spain

The course is held in Toledo, the ancient capital of Spain, a World Heritage city since 1986 where the Three Cultures coexisted (Christian, Muslim and Jewish), soaked by El Gr ... +

The course is held in Toledo, the ancient capital of Spain, a World Heritage city since 1986 where the Three Cultures coexisted (Christian, Muslim and Jewish), soaked by El Greco, Cervantes, Garcilaso and Bécquer, offering a cultural offer, literary, artistic and fantastic gastronomic. Only 30 minutes by train from the center of Madrid. -
Courses
Full-time
3 weeks
Spanish
September 2020
Campus
 
IES Abroad
Barcelona, Spain

In this program, you can choose from a series of courses on Art History, Cultural Studies, Literature, and more. Barcelona will be in your classroom. All of our courses featur ... +

In this program, you can choose from a series of courses on Art History, Cultural Studies, Literature, and more. Barcelona will be in your classroom. All of our courses feature course related trips and numerous faculty-led visits to museums, monuments, and sites around the city. Imagine studying the work of Antoni Gaudí whilst visiting the Sagrada Familia! Study the early paintings of Picasso and head to the Picasso Museum to see the vast collection of his great works. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English, Spanish
07 Jan 2020
01 May 2020
Campus
 
Miami Ad School - Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

In Miami Ad School / ESPM an art director is done the way the market wants: complete. The Miami Ad School / ESPM is a school of global excellence. Here you will learn how to m ... +

In Miami Ad School / ESPM an art director is done the way the market wants: complete. The Miami Ad School / ESPM is a school of global excellence. Here you will learn how to make, remake and do it again. -
Courses
Full-time
2 years
Portuguese
Campus
 
Kensington and Chelsea College
London, United Kingdom

This 5 week course is for learners wanting to further develop their 2D Vectorworks skills. You should have successfully completed the course in Intermediate Vectorworks at KCC ... +

This 5 week course is for learners wanting to further develop their 2D Vectorworks skills. You should have successfully completed the course in Intermediate Vectorworks at KCC. Each 2.5 hour session will cover the following: -
Courses
Part-time
5 weeks
English
Campus
 
Palazzo Spinelli Group
Florence, Italy

The Masters aims to train professionals capable of understanding the issues and possible sustainable promotion of Cultural Heritage. At the same time, be able to make appropri ... +

The Masters aims to train professionals capable of understanding the issues and possible sustainable promotion of Cultural Heritage. At the same time, be able to make appropriate use of advanced digital technologies applicable to the system and the museum aimed at realisation of communication processes and enhancement. -
Courses
Full-time
1500 hours
Italian
Campus
 
Fleming College
Peterborough, Canada +3 More

As a Cultural Heritage Conservation and Management specialist, you will learn a wide range of techniques to save the fragile reminders and markers of the past -- preserved for ... +

As a Cultural Heritage Conservation and Management specialist, you will learn a wide range of techniques to save the fragile reminders and markers of the past -- preserved for future generations to learn from and enjoy. -
Courses
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Miami Ad School - São Paulo
São Paulo, Brazil

If you want to be a director of brilliant art, the Miami Ad School / ESPM is your gym. Here you will do, redo and redo again.

If you want to be a director of brilliant art, the Miami Ad School / ESPM is your gym. Here you will do, redo and redo again. -
Courses
Full-time
2 years
Portuguese
Campus
 
European School of Economics
London, United Kingdom +4 More

The ESE Professional Programme on Arts and Culture Management at the European School of Economics in Florence is designed to create innovative leaders within the visual arts a ... +

The ESE Professional Programme on Arts and Culture Management at the European School of Economics in Florence is designed to create innovative leaders within the visual arts and culture field. Upon the completion of the course, students will have the opportunity to enter the pathway of the international art world within, for example, the museum environment and the art market. The programme combines rigorous coursework taught by professional docents and valuable on-site learning opportunities, in order to distinguish students within the public, private and nonprofit arts environment. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
3 months
English
Campus
 
Accademia Riaci
Florence, Italy

You will start learning from basics of oil painting, watercolor, fresco and other techniques to extend your learning to space structure and understandings of shading, composit ... +

You will start learning from basics of oil painting, watercolor, fresco and other techniques to extend your learning to space structure and understandings of shading, composition, including lectures on art history in order to study Italian art and outdoor drawing, participants will learn both traditional techniques and modern techniques. -
Courses
Part-time
2 weeks
English
October 2020
Campus
 
European Cultural Academy
Venice, Italy

The workshop raises the relevance of a place specific approach, where Venice genius loci drives the construction of inventive scenarios and architectural interventions.

The workshop raises the relevance of a place specific approach, where Venice genius loci drives the construction of inventive scenarios and architectural interventions. -
Courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Campus
 
Brickfields Asia College
Shah Alam, Malaysia +2 More

The Foundation in Arts programme aims to provide students with a quality pre-university qualification, while equipping students with the knowledge and understanding of a wide ... +

The Foundation in Arts programme aims to provide students with a quality pre-university qualification, while equipping students with the knowledge and understanding of a wide range of areas -
Courses
Full-time
English
January 2020
Campus
 
IES Abroad
Rome, Italy

In our Art History & Fashion Program, you can choose from a series of courses on Art History (from Ancient to Baroque), Conservation, and so much more. You also have the o ... +

In our Art History & Fashion Program, you can choose from a series of courses on Art History (from Ancient to Baroque), Conservation, and so much more. You also have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take fashion-related courses (including design and styling) at the Accademia di Costume e Moda, one of the best-known Fashion Academies in Rome, or take art classes at the Rome University of Fine Arts (RUFA). -
Courses
Full-time
English, Italian
27 Jan 2020
Campus
 
IES Abroad
Paris, France

Serious musicians can compose, practice, and perform at the École Normale de Musique de Paris/Alfred Cortot, a leading conservatory that prepares you for the rigors of life as ... +

Serious musicians can compose, practice, and perform at the École Normale de Musique de Paris/Alfred Cortot, a leading conservatory that prepares you for the rigors of life as a professional musician. While dancers can develop dance skills at the Paris Marais Dance School under highly respected professionals. Studio art students can develop their painting and drawing skills at the Villa Bastille. -
Courses
Full-time
English, French
13 Jan 2020
Campus
 
IES Abroad
London, United Kingdom

Take advantage of our direct enrollment program and enroll in one of the world’s leading universities: University College London (UCL). UCL offers you challenging academic opt ... +

Take advantage of our direct enrollment program and enroll in one of the world’s leading universities: University College London (UCL). UCL offers you challenging academic options across many disciplines. -
Courses
Full-time
English
02 Jan 2020
Campus