Drawing from life, artists acquiring BA degree in painting, need to master and demonstrate their ability to interpret space, form and colour. Within the framework of Bachelor's degree, with the help of other disciplines, artists are introduced to the basic principles of composition and organization of the picture. As a field in fine arts, painting occupies a huge and varied area. Its specificity is largely determined by the nature of the materials used and the wide variety of genres and concepts in which it is performed.
Through theoretical and practical analysis of epochs, styles and techniques the speciality promotes artistic development. Upon completion of the educational degree "Bachelor" artists can practice in any area of art as well as teach in general and vocational schools, provided that they have acquired qualification as a teacher of fine arts, studying a minor in “Theory and practice of art education”.