Contemporary Creative Practice at Staffordshire University - UCAS

Course summary

Please note this qualification is delivered by our academic partner institutions: Burton and South Derbyshire College; and Stafford College. It will be taught at their respective campuses. If you are looking for a course at our Staffordshire University city campus, in Stoke-on-Trent, please check our website at This course is designed to meet the needs of the creative and cultural industries, which includes practical skills and the associated knowledge and expertise to succeed in the sector whilst improving your critical understanding.


First year: Investigation reflection and expression Art practitioners in historical and contemporary context Visual studies 1 Practical contemporary art practice Professional issues for contemporary art practitioners Second year: Visual studies 2 Creative influences Exploring contemporary art practice Major project for arts practitioners Professional development for arts practitioners

Assessment method

A varied mixture including essays, reports, group presentations, self-assessment, journals, portfolio of artwork, individual presentations and exhibition of artwork.

How to apply

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Burton and South Derbyshire College
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6350 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6350 Year 1
Scotland £6350 Year 1
Wales £6350 Year 1
Channel Islands £6350 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Contemporary Creative Practice at Staffordshire University - UCAS