We use cookies to ensure the best user experience and to serve tailored advertising. To learn more about our cookies and how to manage them, please visit our cookie policy

I AGREE
Close icon

Personalise what you see on this page.

Choose from the options below. We'll show you information based on your current location as default.

I'M FROM

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LIVING IN

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LOOKING FOR

  • Undergraduate courses
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.
Viewing as a student from United States living in United States interested in Undergraduate courses

Lighting Design and Technology (Including Foundation Year) BSc (Hons)

University of South Wales

Add to favourites

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Pontypridd

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    21-SEP-20

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Our foundation course in Lighting Design and Technology allows you to build up the knowledge and confidence to progress on to the BSc (Hons) Lighting Design and Technology degree, and to the lighting and live event industry. Accredited by The Institution of Engineering and Technology, this Lighting Design degree will give you the skills to bring light into spaces and performances, using a combination of art and science.You'll study lighting design and its technical application in a wide range of disciplines, including theatrical, concert, TV, corporate and architecture. As well as technological skills, you'll gain an insight into business practices to prepare youfor freelance work or consultancy.Industry professionals were consulted in the development of our lighting course. You'll have access to a range of cutting-edge technologies, learning how to programme light consoles and control platforms. You can also get creative, producing video content and working as a lighting designer or programmer on a range of performances and events. You'll gain more hands-on experience through real-life projects such as lighting castles and concerts, and by developing a lighting product with support from an industrial partner.This Lighting Design course is based in our Treforest campus. USW Treforest is surrounded by green open spaces. Our students say they love the warm and friendly welcome and community atmosphere, as well as the convenience of living and studying in the same place.From listed buildings to new, modern structures, Treforest reflects the University’s history and its ambitions. Here you will find everything you need in one place - halls of residence, the library and sport centre, cafes and bars to eat and drink, and friends to spend time with.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 12,600per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

University information

University of South Wales

  • University League Table

    113th

  • Campus address

    University of South Wales, Llantwit Road, Treforest, Pontypridd, Rhondda, Cynon, Taff, CF37 1DL, Wales

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    54th out of 85 3

    28th out of 36 3

    68th out of 102 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 239
    129 54%

    50th

    8
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    59.0 59%

    60th

    21
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.23 85%

    20th

    56
  • Entry standards

    / Max 157
    119 76%

    21st

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    92.0 92%

    9th

    4
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.74 75%

    31st

    6
  • Entry standards

    / Max 196
    130 67%

    54th

    11
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    48.0 48%

    83rd

    3
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.92 78%

    73rd

    11

Is this page useful?

Yes No

Sorry about that...

HOW CAN WE IMPROVE IT?

SUBMIT

Thanks for your feedback!