Course information Taught at our arts campus in Worthing, near Brighton, this course provides an intensively creative experience which develops students’ individual styles through a wide range of workshops, seminars and briefs. Students are encouraged to work in traditional, digital and innovative forms and techniques, preparing them for careers in the contemporary world of illustration. Illustration is an art career with a lucrative and commercial market. Potential careers can include, for example, children's book illustration, advertising design, visualisation, animation or freelance illustration. Key features Students are taught by award winning professional illustrators Illustration is an art career with a lucrative and commercial market Students win illustration prizes from global book publishers and agencies such as Macmillan and Plum Pudding Alumni include Jamie Hewlett, creator of the virtual band Gorillaz Validated by University of the Arts London (UAL) This programme is validated by University of the Arts London (UAL). UAL are a leading education provider in the creative arts, ranked second in the world for art and design (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022). They oversee the standards and quality of our curriculum, which enriches your overall learning experience. For a detailed course description, please click the button under 'Course contact details' in the bottom right of this page.
This course offers the following subject options:
- Art and Design
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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- Northbrook College
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Individual offer conditions will vary. Offers normally consist of successful completion of your current course, which can include a relevant A Level or Level 3 Extended Diploma. Industry experience may also be taken into account.
Additional entry requirements
You are required to bring a portfolio of your work, which should include samples of work in a wide range of media plus sketchbooks.
English language requirements
For international applicants - To provide IELTS for UKVI certificate 6.0 overall and 6.0 in writing with no less than 5.5 in all sub elements.
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