UAL L4 FOUNDATION DIPLOMA IN ART & DESIGN
This one-year intensive foundation course is aimed at developing the knowledge and capability required to compete for a place on a wide variety of specialised BA/FdA university courses in Art & Design.
You will focus on the intensive preparation and quality of work necessary to compete for such places. The diagnostic nature of the foundation course will help you to discover and develop your strengths, and choose your preferred area of specialisation:
- Fine Art
- Visual Communication
- Fashion / Textiles
- 3D Design.
The course, which is unit-based, has three stages:
Contextual studies and Art History are integrated and you are required to produce two pieces of written work.
The course will enable you to:
- Develop individuality
- Experiment with new ways of creative and visual thinking,
- Explore the breadth of possibilities within art and design in two and three dimensions
- Pursue a sustained investigation into your chosen specialism.
The course culminates with a Final Major Project, which generates a self-directed body of work for the end of course exhibition.
GCSE Grades A-C or 9 – 4 or equivalent Level 2 qualifications in English and Maths