University Centre Weston

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Bath Spa University

Art and Design

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Course summary

This course promotes hands-on experience within the creative arts in disciplines including printmaking, lens-based media, animation, sculpture, painting, surface pattern, jewellery and ceramics. You will learn from professional practising artists, designers, makers and other industry specialists in order to acquire insights and share in their passion and expertise. You will learn how traditional making skills and the latest technology are combined to discover new and original ways of creating art and design products appropriate for our current creative market. The course is also focused on encouraging the development of your own innovative practice while addressing the environmental and ethical implications of creating a sustainable career in the creative industries.

Course details

Modules

Year 1: Design: Digital, Materials, Making Culture and meaning past present and future Creative industries Design, Creation and Production Portfolio Year 2: Developing Studio Production Research for Development Collaboration Sustainable Design Year 3: Studio Production Practice Research Future Planning

Assessment method

This course has an average of 12 hours of scheduled teaching per week. Assessment is via a combination of practical projects and coursework.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
ARTD
Institution code:
W47
Campus name:
Loxton Campus
Campus code:
U

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 3

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

Applicants with a level 5 qualification such as a Foundation Degree, HND. or HTQ can be considered for 3rd year entry.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Portfolio


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
89%
Student satisfaction
80%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
80%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8500 Year 1
Scotland £8500 Year 1
Wales £8500 Year 1
EU £12500 Year 1
International £12500 Year 1

Additional fee information

International Students are required to pay a 50% non-refundable deposit prior to a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) being issued. The remaining 50% is payable at enrolment with UCW.
Art and Design at University Centre Weston - UCAS