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Course: University of the Arts London (UAL) Level 3 Foundation Diploma Art and DesignCampus: Strand RoadType: Full TimeStart Date: 04/09/2023Fees:
Course: University of the Arts London (UAL) Level 3 Foundation Diploma Art and DesignCampus: LimavadyType: Full TimeStart Date:Fees:
- Site location Limavady Main St Strand Road
- 3 X Mandatory units
- Unit 1: Diagnostic Investigation into Creative Practice
- Unit 2: Developing Specialist Practice
- Unit 4: Consolidating Practice
UK Requirements5 GCSEs (Grade C or above) to include Art or Design and 1 A level or equivalent Level 3 Qualification in art and design or in a relevant creative subject. You will be required to attend an interview session and must present an A Level standard portfolio.
ROI Requirements5 OLCs (Grade 05 or above) to include Art , OR Leaving Cert Applied – Merit/Dist; OR FETAC Award – 8 subjects. You will be required to attend an interview session and must present a Leaving Cert standard portfolio
Erasmus opportunities are sometimes available during course study.
Further StudySuccessful participants can progress to the HND in Art and Design ( Art Practice), HND in Art and Design (Textiles), HND in Digital Design, HNC in Graphic Design within NWRC or to Hons degree programmes throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe
Career ProspectsFormer students have found employment in areas including costume design for productions such as Game of Thrones and Peaky Blinders, fashion design for John Rocha, and Marks & Spencer, theatrical costumes & Victoria’s Secret Lingerie, graphic design, teaching and lecturing, glass design, interior design for Ikea, fashion & news photography, program production with the BBC, fashion/jewellery design, book and TV animation and product design for Lego in Denmark. Students have also availed of entrepreneurial opportunities in areas such as Tattoo practice, Exhibitions, Fine Art commissions and retail/craft business development
The recording facilities at NWRC are second to none. I use my free studio time to demo and record new songs. You wouldn't get this anywhere else at such a professional level.Hannah Richardson (Music)
After graduating from NWRC I went to Queens University to study a BSc in Chemistry, followed by a PGCE. I'm now working as a full-time Chemistry teacher.Holly Miller (Medical & Applied Science)