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Art History

Art History — Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) | minor, extended minor

Take Art History and Visual Studies courses as electives or as part of a minor or extended minor through the Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) programs.

Media Arts

Media Arts — bachelor's degree (BMA) 

UFV's Bachelor of Media Arts prepares you for creative production in digital and interactive media, one of the fastest-growing industries in B.C. today. The program is designed to equip you with computing and digital design skills, as well as the skills to work in creative teams.

Visual Arts

Visual Arts — Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) | major, extended minors

Develop the practical skills, critical understanding, and industry-related knowledge necessary to succeed as a professional artist.

Visual Arts — diploma

Explore visual arts part-time or full-time. As a graduate, you can ladder all 60 credits of this program into the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.


Theatre — Bachelor of Art (BA)

The Bachelor of Arts in Theatre integrates performance studies and creative practice to ensure you have a strong and diverse foundation in theatre. Students in any program can add an extended minor, or minor. 

Theatre — Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) | extended minor and minor

Gain an excellent foundation in the fine and performing arts through a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a minor or extended minor in Theatre. This program is ideal for you if you are passionate about performance and interested in learning about all aspects of theatre, both on stage and behind the scenes.

Theatre — diploma

The Theatre diploma is a two-year, 60-credit program that enhances your performance and technical theatre skills while deepening your appreciation of theatre. It can be the first step to a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre.

Other Fine Arts programs

Creative Writing — Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

Unleash your inner creativity and improve your writing skills with a minor or extended minor in Creative Writing. As part of the Bachelor of Fine Arts, UFV's Creative Writing program can help you turn your passion for writing into a career.

Graphic and Digital Design — Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) | major

Develop a professional foundation in four fields of design practice: communication design, brand identity, dynamic media and interactive design with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic and Digital Design Major.

Graphic and Digital Design — Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) | minor, extended minor

Gain essential graphic and digital design skills in communication design and interactive design by adding a Graphic and Digital Design minor or extended minor to your degree.

Media and Communication Studies — Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) | minor, extended minor

Pursue a minor and extended minor in Media and Communication Studies as part of the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree to learn about the complex relationships between media, communication, and society, and gain insight into a variety of topics such as the history of communication, advertising, music, journalism, digital design, and artistic expression.

VFS-UFV Pathway program

The University of the Fraser Valley and Vancouver Film School (VFS) partnered in 2017 to create the VFS-UFV Pathway Program. This cross-institutional agreement provides VFS diploma graduates with 60 credits toward some of our Creative Arts degrees:

Learn more about your options as a VFS graduate on the College of Arts website, or book an advising appointment for further information about this pathway program