UAL Art, Design and Media Diploma Level 1
If you want to begin your creative journey, but you don’t have any formal qualifications in art or design yet, then this is the perfect course for you. It’s where you’ll get a taste of the creative industry, getting you ready to move on to one of our many advanced courses in art, design, and media.
You’ll be introduced to a range or art and design projects, developing your talents for painting, drawing, photography, digital design, and 3D. You’ll be working in professional studios, using the same equipment and material that you would find out in the industry.
Finding your creative voice and how to express it is a big part of your journey with the College, and you’ll be participating in exhibitions, projects, and competitions, helping you develop a varied portfolio of work and grow as a creative professional. This is an introductory course designed to give you a taste of many artistic disciplines, helping you find your feet and experiment with different creative techniques.
It’s perfect for people who want a career in the creative industries but haven’t had any formal training. We’ll help shape your passion for the arts, help you understand the industry, and prepare you for progression onto your next course.
- You will be required to be working towards achieving Maths at Level 1
- You will be required to be working towards achieving English at Level 1
- You should have a genuine interest in this subject
- You will need to present a portfolio of your work
Introduction to materials, processes and skills in art, design and media
Introduction to communication skills in art, design and media
Solving 2D creative problems
Solving 3D creative problems Art, design and media project
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.
“There are so many different aspects to the course which you learn about such as movies, animations and games. You have access to lots of industry standard equipment including macs, graphic tablets a whole range of cameras and microphones. The tutors dedicate a lot of time helping you find your creativity and the best way to express it.”Thomas Rainey