Welcome to the Faculty of Fine Arts
Looking for a dynamic creative community where curiosity and exploration are the cornerstones of the learning environment? The University of Victoria’s Faculty of Fine Arts offers just that, through our five departments: History in Art, School of Music, Theatre, Visual Arts and Writing. Through the Dean's Office, we also offer interdisciplinary courses ranging in topic from cultural issues to technology—anchored by our Studios for Integrated Media.
Whatever your creative discipline, prepare to be engaged by peers and professors alike at UVic’s Faculty of Fine Arts.
June 12-21 — QuartetFest West
Phillip T Young Recital Hall
June 12 – 21
Join the Lafayette String Quartet and special guests the Penderecki String Quartet for the return of this much-loved event. An intensive chamber music workshop, the new QuartetFest West welcomes select students from across Canada and the U.S., as well as Brazil and New Zealand. Daily masterclasses open to the public (by donation) and there will also be a series of ticketed concerts:
- 8pm Wednesday, June 12 (Lafayette String Quartet),
- 8pm Friday, June 14 (Penderecki String Quartet)
- 8pm Tuesday, June 18 (GALA Concert with LSQ and PSQ)
- 8pm Friday, June 21 (Student concert)
Tickets: Students $12 / General $25. Subscription for three concerts: $25 / $65
Tickets available at the door, or through UVic Box office M-F 9:30-4:00
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Faculty of Fine Arts Employment Opportunities
2013/14 Academic Year Sessional Instructors
CUPE 4163 (Component 3) Sessional Lecturers Certification
The Faculty of Fine Arts is requesting expressions of interest for the sessional assignments listed below. Please submit a written letter of interest indicating qualifications and experience, Potential course outline along with a current Curriculum Vitae to:
Samantha Knudson, Academic Administrative Officer
Faculty of Fine Arts (Fine Arts Building, Rm 116)
University of Victoria
PO Box 1700 Stn CSC
Victoria BC V8W 2Y2
FALL TERM September - December 2013
- FA 335 A01 - Popular Culture (maximum enrollment: 150 students)
Monday and Wednesday 4:30 p.m. - 5:50 p.m.
SPRING TERM January - April 2014 FA 200 A01
- Special Topics in Fine Arts (maximum enrollment: 75 students)
Monday and Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
Expressions of Interest are due by 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2013. Interviews will be conducted July 4 and 5, 2013.
Positions will be assigned no later than July 22, 2013.
If you are interested in proposing future courses that fit within the Fine Arts curriculum (see Undergraduate Calendar pg. 310), please contact the Dean of Fine Arts Office to schedule an appointment.
The University of Victoria is an equity employer and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, Aboriginal Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the University.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
History in Art
School of Music
Visual Arts Department