UAL Art and Design Foundation Diploma
This is a unique qualification that will prepare you for university-level study in art-related degrees such as: photography, architecture, fine art, graphics and fashion.
This course is ideal if you have gained a Level 3 qualification (A Level or equivalent) and would like to pursue a career in a creative field. You will develop an outstanding portfolio of work that showcases the skills you develop and your own creativity and aptitude.
This programme is accredited through the prestigious University of the Arts, London and is characterised by experimental and integrated approaches to developing creative ideas. You will gain a wide range of experiences in our outstanding workshops in order to assess your own strengths and develop personal preferences. In term two, you will get a chance to specialise in the area of your choice. For mature applicants we assess suitability at interview and there is no age limit for this course.
- You must have a GCSE Grade 4(C) in Maths
- You must have a GCSE Grade 4(C) in English
- You will need to have achieved a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 4(C) or above, including Maths and English
- You will need to present a portfolio of your work
- You should have a genuine interest in this subject
Fine art, drawing, painting and print
Graphic design, typography and digital
Photography, film and animation
Fashion, textiles surface design
Illustration and image making
3D, product design and furniture
Interior design and architecture
Craft, ceramics and metals
Theatre design, costume and performance
Please choose your preferred study option below (subject to change).
This course costs: £
If the amount shown is more than £0.00 and you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.
This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).
You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.
To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.
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