Tyne Coast College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Art Practice - South Tyneside College

Make sure you check on the university, college or conservatoire website for any updates about course changes as a result of COVID-19.

Course summary

This course is delivered in our spacious art studio with its fabulous natural light. Art Practice is designed to give you the skills you’ll need to progress in the creative art world as a professional. The course is studio-led where you are given time and guidance to develop your own work and areas of interest. Our academic staff and technician are practising artists who provide support and expertise in

  • Fine Art,
  • Drawing Painting,
  • Printmaking,
  • Illustration,
  • Animation and Fashion.
We offer delivery and support in both traditional and digital techniques and provide professional equipment such as the Adobe Creative Suite on Macs and PCs, printing presses, screen printing bed, a darkroom, sewing machines, an over locker and lightboxes. Progression & Careers HNC students have the option of topping their qualification up to an HND with a further year of study. Upon completion you may seek employment in a variety of Art related roles, including working for commercial galleries, commissions and artists' residencies or apply for final year entry on to a BA Honours degree.


HNC - Year 1 Professional Development Contextual Studies Individual Project (Pearson-set) Techniques & Processes Media Practices Material Practices Printmaking Principles of Life Drawing HND - Year 2 Professional Practice Applied Practice Collaborative Project (Pearson-set) Advanced Art Practice Studies Conceptual Practice Material Selection and Specification Advanced Life Drawing

Assessment method

Assessment assignment briefs are given out with every unit, one assessment is externally set and assessed by an external examiner. Included tasks are usually to make artwork in response to a set theme or concept, accompanied by written analysis and evaluation of the resulting artwork. Learn more about HNC/D at https://hnglobal.highernationals.com/

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
Institution code:
Campus name:
South Tyneside College
Campus code:

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Entry Requirements are GCSE grade C/4 in Maths and English, relevant BTEC level 3 qualification, T levels are accepted for this course

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course


Additional entry requirements



Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6000* Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000* Year 1
Scotland £6000* Year 1
Wales £6000* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Art Practice - South Tyneside College at Tyne Coast College - UCAS