University Centre Calderdale College

Art and Design University Centre Calderdale College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

TEF Silver

University Centre Calderdale College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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The HND is a 2 year programme in Art and Design and covers a broad range of specialist pathway that allow you to creatively develop your knowledge, skills and the production of creative portfolios of work. The course will involve practical workshops, theory sessions, critiques; lectures, exhibitions and visits. These have included local and national visits including: *Liverpool Tate, *Whitworth and Manchester City Gallery, *The Hepworth Gallery, *Yorkshire Sculpture Park, *Clothes Show Live, *Dean Clough, *Fire and Water Light Festival. The course also supports specialist workshops that will be delivered by visiting contemporary practitioners.
To develop your own professional practice the course offers vocational opportunities. Students have worked with the Woolshops in Halifax to produce window displays including clothing and backdrops being created to celebrate Halifax's link with Aachen, Germany and worked with TDF fashion Halifax to produce themed dress windows. Students have also produced pieces for local events including catwalks and the Hebden Bridge Fire and Water Light Festival. We have established links with Dean Clough and the Fire and Water in Sowerby Bridge to exhibit.

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!

Application codes

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

Course code 2R44
Institution code C02
Campus name Calderdale College Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points This course will be a natural progression from the BTEC level 3 Diploma / Extended Diploma in Art and Design, Foundation Diploma Art & Design, Access to HE or A levels in a related subject. Applications from mature students are welcome and need to be supported by a portfolio of work.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6,950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,950 Year 1
Scotland £6,950 Year 1
Wales £6,950 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 Calderdale College
Francis Street

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01422 399316

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