This course will enable you to explore a wide range of disciplines through a practical and diagnostic experience in art and design. This course is full-time for one academic year from September to June and is delivered through a combination of lectures, practical demonstrations, workshop practice, studio critiques, seminars and individual tutorials. These are further supported with guest lectures and workshops, 'live' briefs with outside organisations, field trips and online materials to enhance your learning experience.
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Overall BTEC award profile MM.|
|Access to HE Diploma||Access course (120 credits) with an overall mark of 55%.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE Profile to include English Language at minimum grade C.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||24 points||To include 12 at higher level.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H4, H4, H5, H5, H5||To include English at Grade H6 or above or grade 04 or above (Ordinary Level) if not sitting at Higher Level.|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||CD|
English language requirements for international applicants
The minimum requirement for this course is Academic IELTS 6.0 with no band score less than 5.5. Trinity ISE: Pass at level III also meets this requirement for Tier 4 visa purposes.
Ulster recognises a number of other English language tests and comparable IELTS equivalent scores.
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£4,275||Year 1|