Writtle University College

Art and the Environment Writtle University College Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

Writtle University College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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This unique one year Certificate of Higher Education with progression routes that has been designed to allow the freedom to explore current aesthetic, political, cultural and environmental issues with the understanding that the studio extends beyond the indoor space.

The Art and the Environment aims to provide an interdisciplinary approach to the study of art in theory and practice, allied to knowledge of a range of related creative activities. It seeks to look outwards from the start,having a clear focus on the world of employment from the beginning.

Students will develop an individual approach and gain the required skills to successfully become a creative professional.

A key aspect of the course is the opportunity for students to direct their learning towards personal interests and vocational aspirations. You'll develop engendering increasing independence and self-reliance in preparation for lifelong re-skilling and occupational resilience.

Certificate of Higher Education in Art and the Environment can be studied one year full time or two years part time.

Course details

Assessment method

The assessment strategy for this course makes use of a variety of methods to appraise and develop a comprehensive range of student skills.

The following list shows the variety of assessment methods experienced on this course.

Art Projects Exhibitions Visual presentations Spoken presentations Peer critiques Essays Reports Portfolios Practical projects

How to apply

Application deadlines

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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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

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Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points 48 UCAS tariff points, to include one GCE A level grade C or above

All applicants must hold a minimum of four GCSE passes at grade C or above to include English and Maths

Applicants whose academic achievements are below those listed will still be considered on presentation of a strong portfolio of past work during interview.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP All applicants must hold a minimum of four GCSE passes at grade C or above to include English and Maths
Access to HE Diploma Writtle University College welcomes applicants studying Access to HE Diploma courses

All applicants must hold a minimum of four GCSE passes at grade C or above to include English and Maths
Scottish Higher 48 UCAS tariff points, to include 1 x B & 1 x C
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) 48 UCAS tariff points, to include 2 x B3 or H3 higher

Applicants whose academic achievements are below those listed will still be considered on presentation of a strong portfolio of past work during interview.

Additional entry requirements

Other

The entry requirements listed represent typical offers for some of the most popular courses. We use the UCAS tariff when making offers and to determine whether you have met the conditions of our offer. Applicants are selected on their individual merits and offers can vary. We have an inclusive Admissions policy which recognises a broad range of qualifications, both academic and vocational and take into account relevant practical skills.
Applicants studying a mixture of qualifications (e.g. A Level with BTEC, Advanced Technical Diplomas) are also warmly welcomed. Please contact our undergraduate Admissions Team for further advice on our entry requirements.
Telephone: +44 (0)1245 424200
Email: admissions@writtle.ac.uk

Portfolio

A portfolio of art and design work


English language requirements

For international students an academic English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of overall 5.5 with 5.0 in each component from an approved Secure English Language test centre. (SELT) https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-on-applying-for-uk-visa-approved-english-language-tests

http://writtle.ac.uk/English-Language-Requirements

http://writtle.ac.uk/English-Language-Requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £12,100 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Writtle University College
Writtle
CM1 3RR


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Admissions

01245 424280

Fax: 01245 420456