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USP College

Art & Design

UCAS Code: W200

Higher National Certificate - HNC

Entry requirements


A level

C

A-Level at Grade C or above in a creative subject.

Access to HE Diploma

M:45

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

PPP

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in a relevant subject.

UCAS Tariff

96

About this course


Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2020

The HND in Art & Design will offer you a unique set of experiences and the necessary knowledge and skills that will help to prepare you for an exciting future in the Arts and the growing Creative Arts industry sector.

As a student here, you will join an interesting mix of people from differing backgrounds, who all have a personal ambition to fulfil. Setting yourself high standards and developing a positive attitude will ensure your personal growth and ensure that the course is enjoyable and productive.

You will study two qualifications, receiving a nationally recognised Higher Education qualification at the end of each year - Higher National Certificate (first year) and Higher National Diploma (second year). A Higher National Certificate (HNC) and Higher National Diploma (HND) together are roughly equivalent to the first two years of a BA (Hons) degree.

Modules

During the first year studying the HNC, you will explore a broad range of subjects and processes including Fine Art Painting, Print-Making, Sculpture, Graphic Design, Animation, Lens-based Media and Installation and Display.

Assessment methods

Throughout the two years, you’ll be taught across a range of core and specialist units consisting of 240 credits. Your assessment for each unit will differ; from preparing research and work journals to portfolios and exhibited artwork.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£5,800
per year
England
£5,800
per year
EU
£5,800
per year
Northern Ireland
£5,800
per year
Scotland
£5,800
per year
Wales
£5,800
per year

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