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Art and Design or Media Level 3/Level 4 UAL Foundation Diploma (University of the Arts London) at Westminster Kingsway College

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What will I study?
This course is designed to develop creativity, practical skills and independent thought within Art, Design or Media. It is an intensive study programme for those over 19 who want to widen their skills and develop a portfolio in preparation for work or higher education. Students will develop an extensive portfolio of work in a wide range of Arts or Media. The course is divided into three stages; Exploratory, Pathway and Confirmatory stages and culminates in a personal project. Throughout your study programme, there is also a focus on preparing you for a career in the industry. Your assignments may have a work focus and will involve assessments; some may be set by industry. You may be encouraged to market and sell artefacts that you have manufactured on the course. This is how many independent artists start their career. You will also gain valuable work experience or work as an independent practitioner on client briefs.

Entry requirements

One AS level or equivalent, preferably in a relevant subject and Functional Skills Maths and English at Level 2. You will also need a good reference and a portfolio of Art & Design work to present at interview.

Further information

'To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Westminster Kingsway College directly.

Last updated date: 06 March 2017
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