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UAL Foundation Art Diploma

1. Qualification detail

2. Course description

The UAL Foundation Diploma in Art & Design at Carmel College is an exciting, creative and innovative course. It's a place for you to explore a diverse range of practices, and then to specialise in an area of your choice. It's the route to help you access Higher Education or employment in the Creative Industries. Always supportive and always inclusive, the Diploma celebrates difference and imagination. The UAL Foundation Diploma in Art and Design is a one year course and is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to access higher education and employment.

3. Entry requirements

Students should be aged 16 to 18 years old. A Level Grade C in an Art and Design / Technology subject or UAL Extended Diploma Merit or equivalent.

4. Equipment required

Housed in our impressive Centre for Art and Design, you have access to a range of resources designed to complement and enhance your studies including: a specialist art studio, photographic dark/developing room for black & white prints; sewing room; dye room; kilns; machine workshop; digital film editing suite.

5. Assessment method

All UAL Diploma students are continually monitored and given feedback and assessment sheets. Homework is set weekly and returned with helpful comments. Tutorials are offered regularly to help with all units. In order to progress on the UAL Diploma students must successfully pass each unit and the final grade each year is determined by the final practical (Unit 8 or 13) which is studied in the selected specialist area. All units are assessed by the centre and then assessed by UAL.

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