Art and Design (Art Practice) at University Centre at the Heart of Yorkshire Education Group (inc Wakefield College & Selby College) - UCAS

Course summary

Art & Design (Art Practice) is designed for students who are passionate about Art & Design and want to develop their own creative practice at a higher level. This course will help to build the skills you’ve already developed and give you the opportunity to explore a wide range of creative practices in order to refine and focus on your own specialist pathway. Through a range of projects involving investigation, research and communication skills, you will examine historical and contemporary aspects of Art and Design in order to analyse and prepare research information for written and seminar presentations. You will explore a range of artistic skills which will develop into more personal techniques as you progress into your chosen area of specialism. The College has a wide range of equipment/facilities for art and design including: • Your own dedicated studio space • Print workshop • Ceramics studio • 3D workshop • fully-equipped photography studio including traditional darkroom Regular visits to galleries, museums and exhibitions will help to consolidate your understanding of art appreciation and inform your own work.


Year 1: Professional Development Contextual Studies Individual Project Techniques and Processes Media Practices Material Practices Art/Craft Production Principles of Life Drawing Year 2: Professional Practice Applied Practice Collaborative Project (Pearson-set) Advanced Art Practice Studies Conceptual Practice Creative Industries Placement Advanced Life Drawing

Assessment method

Theoretical Practice 20% Practical 80%

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
Institution code:
Campus name:
University Centre: Wakefield College
Campus code:

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Those with previous experience or learning that is relevant may be eligible via our APL process for accreditation towards this course

Student Outcomes

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 £6950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6950 Year 1
Scotland £6950 Year 1
Wales £6950 Year 1
International £9500 Year 1
EU £9500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Useful links Apply to the EU Settlement Scheme (settled and pre-settled status) ( UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA)
Art and Design (Art Practice) at University Centre at the Heart of Yorkshire Education Group (inc Wakefield College & Selby College) - UCAS