Courses & ECTS credits 2021-2022

The bachelor Fine Arts amounts to 240 ECTS and lasts four academic years for all three pathways of the programme (Full-time, Part-time and the Double Degree).

See below the curriculum overview for Years 1, 2, 3 and 4 for all the three variants.

Full-time (ft) & Part-time(pt)

Courses Semester 1ECTS ftECTS pt
Studio Practice 12121
Critical Practice 166
Research 121,5
Discourse 121,5
Collective 100
Total ECTS credits3030
Courses Semester 2ECTS ftECTS pt
Studio Practice 22020
Critical Practice 2

6

6

Research 221,5
Discourse 221,5
ABPPW
(Academy wide project week)
11
Collective 200
Total ECTS credits3030

Double Degree

Acceptance to the Double Degree pathway is only possible after successful completion of the 1st year (propaedeuse year) at the KABK. Interested students are invited to apply for the Double Degree programme with a short assignment (usually a piece of writing) at the end of the second semester.

Full-time (ft) & Part-time(pt)

Courses Semester 1

ECTS ft

ECTS pt

Studio Practice 31424
Critical Practice 396
Studium Generale 11-
IST6-
Collective 300
Total ECTS credits3030
Courses Semester 2

ECTS ft

ECTS pt

Studio Practice 41424
Critical Practice 496
Studium Generale 21-
IST6-
Collective 400

Total ECTS credits

3030

Double Degree

Courses Semester 1

ECTS

Studio Practice 1 DA7
Studio Practice 1 DB7
Critical Inquiry 1 DA / 1 DB3
Intercultural Practice 1 DA / 1 DB3
Research Practice 1 DA / 1 DB3
Open Practice 3 / IST6
Collective 31
Total ECTS credits30
Courses Semester 2

ECTS

Studio Practice 2 DA7
Studio Practice 2 DB7
Critical Inquiry 2 DA / 2 DB3
Intercultural Practice 2 DA / 2 DB3
Research Practice 2 DA / 2 DB3
Open Practice 4 / IST6
Collective 41
Total ECTS credits30

Full-time (ft) & Part-time(pt)

Courses Semester 1ECTS ftECTS pt
Studio Practice 51524
Critical Practice 596
IST6-
Collective 500
Total ECTS credits3030
Courses Semester 2ECTS ftECTS pt
Studio Practice 61524
Critical Practice 696
IST6-
Collective 600
Total ECTS credits3030

Double Degree

Courses Semester 1

ECTS

Studio Practice 3 DA12
Studio Practice 3 DB3
Critical Inquiry 3 DA / 3 DB3
Research Practice 3 DA / 3 DB3
Professional Practice 3 DA / 3 DB3
Open Practice 5 / IST6
Collective 50
Total ECTS credits30
Courses Semester 2

ECTS

Studio Practice 4 DA + Presentation Practice/Pre-exam12
Studio Practice 4 DB3
Critical Inquiry 4 DA / 4 DB3
Research Practice 4 DA / 4 DB3
Professional Practice 4 DA / 4 DB3
Open Practice 6 / IST6
Collective 60
Total ECTS credits30

Full-time (ft) & Part-time(pt)

Courses Semester 1

ECTS ft

ECTS pt

Studio Practice 72727
Critical Practice 733
Collective 700
Total ECTS credits3030
Courses Semester 2

ECTS ft

ECTS pt

Final Exam Project2121
Thesis

9

9
Collective 8

0

0
Total ECTS credits3030

Double Degree

Courses Semester 1

ECTS

Studio Practice 5 DA + Presentation Practice/Pre-exam15
Studio Practice 5 DB12
Thesis draft3
Collective 70
Total ECTS credits30
Courses Semester 2

ECTS

Final Exam Project30
Collective 80
Total ECTS credits30

OER 2021-2022

Education and Examination Regulations

You can find information about the regulations and provisions dealing with the organisation of the programme and the assessments and examinations related to it in the Education and Examination Regulations (in Dutch: Onderwijs- en examenregeling; OER)