University Centre South Devon

Illustration Arts University Centre South Devon Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University of Plymouth


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If you are a creative, imaginative person, then this Foundation Degree is perfect for you. The field of illustration is a vibrant and dynamic form of expression, which continues to evolve. This course will provide you with a broad range of skills that will mould you into an independent and capable practitioner. It will enable you to adapt and succeed in illustrative practice, whilst developing an experimental approach to visual communication. The course considers a variety of relevant topics and fields, including illustration (editorial, reportage, character development and graphic novels), book arts, printmaking, digital drawing, typography, animation, photography and fine art. Drawing is a central component of the course and is therefore critical to the development of your ideas.

How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.




Northern Ireland



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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code W213
Institution code S32
Campus name UCSD
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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UCAS Tariff 48 points

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8,250 Year 1
Scotland £8,250 Year 1
Wales £8,250 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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University Centre South Devon
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