As well as studying modules on professional skills and curriculum subjects, students on this course developing their artistic skills and knowledge. They can then put these skills into practice through professional placements, which take place throughout the course. They develop their skills by exploring a range of different media, materials and techniques. They also study art history, with a focus on 20th and 21st century art practices. Additionally, a vital component within the Art Specialism is to develop key leadership skills in order for our students to lead art in primary schools.