Cambridge School of Visual and Performing Arts

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Falmouth University

Graphics and Illustration

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Course summary

This course offers a dynamic and exciting approach to the practice of Graphics and Illustration. By fostering the development of great ideas and challenging existing thinking about the subject, students have the creative space to define their future, finding an individual voice within the fields of visual communication. Teaching comprises of project-based assignments and hands-on workshops where you will be encouraged to explore innovative and experimental ways of defining your practice as a designer or illustrator. Workshops and talks by industrial professionals open up a broad range of media, processes and techniques which are reinforced in group and one-to-one tutorials. You will also have an opportunity to take part in the London Graduate Show upon successful completion. Our degree is designed in collaboration with and validated by Falmouth University. All three years of the programme are delivered at CSVPA and on completion you will be awarded the same qualification and certificate as a student who has graduated from Falmouth University, the UK's No.1 Creative Arts university. At CSVPA, our students are at the heart of everything we do, and we are dedicated to giving them everything they need to succeed. At CSVPA, quite simply, we give you more. As a Graphics & Illustration student you will benefit from: Your own design space and iMac Lecturers who are based in your studios Monday to Friday, giving you high quality one-to-one time Guest speakers offering one-to-one advice, helping you to build industry contacts Small group and one-to-one assistance with essay and dissertation writing 3rd year Graduation Show in London for those who successfully complete the course Access to an in-studio library and photography studios Access to all the materials you need for Printmaking. We provide you with all of the materials (free of charge) for mono printing, silk screen printing, lino printing and collagraph.

Course details

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Course codeW990
Institution code C06
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 64 points
A level CC Or equivalent to 64 tariff points - for example this could include grade B and D.

Ideally applicants should have achieved, or be working towards achieving one of the educational entry requirements below: 2 A levels passes equivalent to 64 UCAS points 1 A level pass grade C or above and a pass at Foundation Diploma Pass grade at UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma Pass grade at BTEC Extended Diploma Students who do not meet these entry requirements will still be considered on their own individual potential to succeed.

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Fees and funding

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Graphics and Illustration at Cambridge School of Visual and Performing Arts - UCAS