About History of Art and Film at Leicester

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The University of Leicester's History of Art and Film Department is well established with an impressive record in both teaching and research.

We are an exceptionally friendly department with a high ratio of staff to students, and we will provide you with the necessary environment in which to foster your ideas, knowledge and opinions.

The Department of History of Art and Film is part of the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities.

Why Study with us?

Our courses lead from introductory to specialised options, in periods ranging from Classical Antiquity to Contemporary Art. Our film courses range from early Italian directors to current directors in Latin America.

Our teaching is rated excellent in the Teaching Quality Assessment. At the University of Leicester we provide you with an academic and useful education. You will gain a wide range of skills and are offered the opportunity to study practical art and filmmaking. We offer:

  • Excellence in teaching

  • Traditional and new courses in History of Art and Architecture

  • Wide ranging Film Studies courses

  • Innovation in Research

  • Computing, DVD/video, slide and print resources

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History of Art and Film,
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester LE1 7RH

Telephone: 0116 252 2620
E-mail: SchoolofArts@le.ac.uk

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