Hereford College of Arts has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This course encourages a broad based innovative and imaginative approach to contemporary crafts. Central to the philosophy of this course is the emphasis placed on fostering creativity through the parallel development of conceptual, technical and material understandings. The approach will enable the student to express their ideas through their chosen medium, working with confidence and originality.
Students will explore the relationship between creative intention and the process of making with the opportunity to explore clay, metal, glass, wood, textiles and digital media.
A key feature of the course is its focus on the development of the students professional and entrepreneurial skills that will ensure the viability and sustainability of their future practice.
There are extensive links with the Creative Industries and excellent workshop facilities and expert technical help across a wide range of materials and processes, along with regular opportunities to exhibit work.
Year 1 (Level 4) – Practice in Context One (20 credits), Drawing for Design (20 credits), Workshop Practice 1 (20 credits), Introduction to Design Methodologies (20 credits), Design & Craft Practice One (20 credits), Digital Dialogues 1 (20 credits). Year 2 (Level 5) – Practice In Context Two (20 credits), Design Innovation (20 credits), Workshop Practice 2 (20 credits), Professional Practice 1 (20 credits), Advanced Design and Craft Practice Two (20 credits), Digital Dialogues 2 (20 credits). Year 3 - (Level 6) Practice in Context Three (30 credits), Confirmation of Practice 2 (30 credits), Professional Practice 2 (20 credits), Resolution of Practice (40 credits)
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||80 points||
We would normally expect applicants to have achieved 80 UCAS Tariff Points at entry but whilst qualifications are important, our offers are not solely based on academic results and we may make offers based on other evidence of talent and suitability for the course.
Portfolio submission (where applicable) and successful interview or audition are required.
Mature applicants with relevant experience will be considered. Portfolio and interview also required.
Applicants whose first language is not English and require a Tier 4 Student Visa must achieve Level B2 in an approved secure English language test prior to enrolment. For further guidance please visit the UK Visa and immigration website: www.gov.uk/tier-4-general-visa.
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,000||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,000||Year 1|