BK2600 - BFA Exhibition


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: BFA exhibition
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
BFA exhibition 100/100

Course content

Main focus upon completion of the BFA project and the graduation exhibition.

Learning outcome

When finishing the course the student will be able to:

  • Realize a contemporary artistic exam project. 
  • Write a critical reflective BFA text of 3000 to 5000 words that contextualize the artistic project or work and critically reflect on the development of practice. 
  • Plan and carry through an artistic process from start to finish, produce and exhibit an artistic work and can define and contextualise the examination work. 


  • Is familiar with methods of professional practice after graduation. 
  • Has competencies that form the basis for admission to any MFA study programme.

Learning methods and activities

Participation in working groups for production of the exhibition. Tutorials with main and second supervisors. Production of the exam text, which is to be submitted in Inspera. Presentation of the competed project within the BFA exhibition and formal evaluation in an oral examination with external examiner and supervisors. Public group discussion of the BFA exhibition.

Further on evaluation

  • BFA exam: Presentation of finished and exhibited BFA project and examination assessment of process and project with examiner and external censor. 
  • Documentation: Sufficient visual, audiovisual or other documentation of the exam project and/or projects from the previous years of study. Can be merged with the BFA exam text. Submission to Inspera.
  • BFA exam text: text of 3000 to 5000 words that contextualize the artistic project or work and critically reflect on the development of practice. Submission to Inspera.
  • Postponed or new exam will take place in the next exam period.
  • participation in learning activities such as supervision, group critiques and course specific seminars and projects is mandatory. 
  • Submission date in Inspera: beginning of April (date will be announced at the start of the semester)

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Bachelor of Fine Art (BBK)

Required previous knowledge

Approved completion of BK2501 or BK2500

Approved completion of compulsory and elective course  within the BFA  study plan total 180 ects.


Approved completion of Exphil - Eksamen philosophicum for humaniora og estetiske fag 7.5 ects


Approved completion of områdeemnet 7.5 ects

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  30.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2022

Language of instruction: -

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Fine Art


Examination arrangement: BFA exhibition

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD BFA exhibition 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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