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UAL Foundation Diploma in Art and Design (Full-Time) Level 3

Newcastle College University Centre

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  • Qualification

    Foundation Art and Design

  • Location

    Rye Hill Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    AUG, SEP

  • Duration

    12 months

Course summary

This broad-based one-year course encourages you to explore your skills and interests so that you can make the right choice for your education and career. It is very practical and gives wonderful opportunities for experimenting with a wide range of materials and techniques, developing your individuality, initiative and confidence. It enables you to progress to HE with a stronger technical ability and understanding as well as a more self reliant and disciplined approach to study required at degree level. This course leads to a Foundation Diploma in Art & Design awarded by University of the Arts London Awarding Body.

The course content will include: Art & Design Research Methods; Art & Design Ideas Development; Art & Design Materials & Methods; Art & Design Evaluation & Reflection; Integrated Art & Design Research, Ideas & Development; Preparation for Progression in Art & Design; Art & Design Project Proposal and realisation. You will have the opportunity to experience all areas before selecting one as your specialist area of study: Fine Art (Painting and Sculpture); 3D Design; Ceramics; Graphic Design; Photography; Fashion; Textiles. This course is mainly intended to aid progression onto a Higher Education Art and Design related programme but would be a suitable to progress into a wide range of Art and Design related employment opportunities.

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University information

Newcastle College University Centre

  • Campus address

    Newcastle College, Rye Hill Campus, Scotswood Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE4 7SA, England

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