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Foundation Diploma in Art and Design at Manchester Metropolitan University

Course description

Described as one of the strongest and most distinctive foundation programmes in the country, you will develop the skills and portfolio required for most degree programmes in art and design. The various creative projects you undertake will allow you to experience a range of ideas, materials, processes and technologies, enabling you to then identify and explore your preferred degree with the support of experienced staff. At the end of the course you will have the opportunity to exhibit in the established annual degree show.

Course content

In Term 1 you will be introduced to a wide range of creative activities to develop your practical and conceptual skills, helping to make choices for your future area of study. Individual guidance is given from an experienced range of staff on the options best suited to your work and future ambitions.

In Term 2 you will confirm the specialisation that you wish to follow at degree level, and progress your application for your chosen degree place. You will also develop your own personal methodology, enabling you to work with a high level of creativity and independence.

In Term 3 you will produce an exhibition of your final major project alongside the BA Degree Show and complete preparation for BA course entry.

Entry requirements

GCSE grade C or above in English Language and Mathematics (or acceptable alternative)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Manchester Metropolitan University directly.

Last updated date: 17 December 2015

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