BA (Hons) in Art and Design with Foundation Year
This educational route will accelerate students knowledge and understanding within one of the four distinct pathways:
BA (Hons) in Art and Design with Foundation Year Course Overview
During this foundation year, students will be introduced to essential skills and processes relating to the chosen subject pathway as well as aspects of drawing, researching and recording. Students will also build upon the personal skills needed to express and communicate ideas. On successful completion of the foundation year, subsequent years are as specified on the BA (Hons) Art and Design course description.
This programme is delivered using a combination of set projects, lectures, seminars, tutorials, demonstrations, theoretical and practical investigation, studio and workshop practice, exhibitions, field trips and self directed study.
Following successful completion of their foundation year, Jade O’Bryan and Hannah Parry are currently in the second year of the BA (Hons) Art and Design: Graphic Design course. Jade and Hannah recently collaborated on a live project set by OMC Investments to develop a brand identity for a new boutique hotel in Colchester and won third prize.
On completion of BA (Hons) in Art and Design, graduates obtain employment in a range of art and design related applications including fine art, three dimensional design, graphic design, illustration, fashion/textile design, education, multi-media, exhibition, museum, journalism and styling.
On successful completion of the foundation year, on this course students progress onto the three year BA (Hons) in Art and Design programme in one of the four pathways.
A portfolio of artwork. 80 UCAS points plus 3 GCSEs (grades A*- C) one of which must be English language.
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