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Art and Design:UAL Level 1 at Suffolk New College

Course description

Learn both in the classroom and out in the world as you progress and develop your art and design skills. Participate in live, community based projects which will allow you to be creative and experience real industry work. You also learn on trips, visiting places such as London, to give you a first-hand look at some of the best in art, design and media.

All students who have not achieved a grade C or grade 4, or above in GCSE English or Maths or both will need to study an English or/and Maths qualification alongside their chosen main qualification.

Course content

The study programme operates over three days a week and there is an expectation that some self-initiated work will develop during private study. The study programme is made up of a series of units that enables you to experiment in different ways. The study programme includes drawing, digital art & design, 3D and 2D.

Entry requirements

A profile of GCSEs at grade E-F or grades 2-1

Financial information

Tuition Costs

No tuition fees are payable for students aged 16 – 18 on 31 August 2017. For all students aged 19+ please visit our website Details regarding fee remission and Advanced Learning Loans can also be found at the above website.

Future opportunities

Suffolk New College supports the progress of students from one level of study to the next. After level 1 Art & Design you can progress to a range of level 2 courses within the School of Creative Arts. This year 79% of students progressed to Level 2 Art & Design, 21% progressed to Level 3 Art & Design and 7% went into employment.

Further information

How Do I Apply

Come along to one of our open events and apply, or apply online at

Support For You

Student support contact or 01473 382738 or email

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Suffolk New College directly.

Last updated date: 14 February 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: DIA91F0
  • Web url: