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
Theoretical Practice 20% Practical 80%
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- University Centre: Wakefield College
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Those with previous experience or learning that is relevant may be eligible via our APL process for accreditation towards this course
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6950||Year 1|
Additional fee information
University Centre at the Heart of Yorkshire Education Group (inc Wakefield College & Selby College)
Course contact details
01924798111 01924 789110