Engineering Degree Apprenticeships

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UCW Aerospace Engineering Manufacturing, FdSc

Degree Apprenticeships are a great new way for employers to upskill existing members of staff with degree-level skills and knowledge in the key areas needed to grow their businesses. They combine full-time paid work with part-time academic study and, when completed, result in the apprentice being awarded an Honours Degree at Level 6. The engineering courses at UCW are delivered … Read More

Hair, Make-up and Prosthetics for Production, BA (Hons)

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With so many film, television and theatrical productions, music events, photoshoots and fashion shows here in the South West, there is a real need for talented production artists and designers with a flair for bringing ideas to life. This course can help you start or progress your career in hairstyling, cosmetics, prosthetics and special effects roles by providing you with the opportunity to enhance your technique alongside studies … Read More

Professional Music Performance and Production, BA (Hons)

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This practical course has been designed to help students realise their ambition of working in the music industry, which contributed £4.5 billion to the UK economy in 2017 and supports more than 145,000 jobs in a range of roles. It provides lots of opportunities for performance, including the Music Showcase we host every year as part of our Festival of Creativity. You will have plenty of … Read More

Performing Arts, BA (Hons)

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This intensive and exciting programme encompasses practice in the variety of performance areas expected of versatile practitioners in today’s performing arts industry, alongside a theoretical exploration of classical and contemporary repertoires. Your technical skills in areas including acting, movement and voice will be developed across all three years of the programme, with a focus on imaginative and meaningful performances at … Read More

Professional and Commercial Dance (Top-up), BA (Hons)

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Professional Commercial Dance BA (Hons) (Top-up) UCW

Around 30,000 people in the UK are employed in the dance industry, as dancers and choreographers and in related roles such as in education, so there are plenty of opportunities for those with the talent, resilience, determination and, crucially, commercial outlook, to make a career out of their passion. This course will help you succeed in your dance career by providing an … Read More

Performing Arts (Top-up), BA (Hons)

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This course from the Academy of Performing Arts at UCW involves students becoming part of a professionally-run theatre company and staging their work as a commercial enterprise at a range of venues. Under the guidance of experienced professionals, you’ll also enhance your technical skills in chosen areas of performance and be encouraged to audition for commercial productions. Read moreThis course is taught at … Read More

Musical Theatre (top-up), BA (Hons)


This course offers students the chance to work with highly qualified staff who continue to practise their disciplines and develop their musical theatre and industry-related skills in state-of-the-art facilities. By enrolling on this course, you’ll work within a professional theatre company framework to produce, perform and market a piece of musical theatre, and also take part in numerous other performances throughout the year. You’ll also be offered … Read More

Access to Higher Education Diplomas


Graduation, Access to higher education diploma, UCW students

At UCW, we believe that everyone should be able to achieve their ambitions through higher education. These Access to Higher Education Diplomas, delivered in partnership with Weston College at Knightstone Campus, have been developed to prepare students for degree-level study. The courses provide the study skills and qualifications you’ll need to be able to apply for higher education, with many having … Read More

Dance for Commercial Performance, BA (Hons)

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UCW’s Professional and Commercial Dance and Film and Media Arts Production degrees, music video shoot

This course will help you realise your ambition of working as a dancer or choreographer or in related roles such as in dance education by providing advanced practical skills and techniques alongside the commercial awareness and academic knowledge you’ll need for employment or postgraduate study. You’ll get numerous opportunities to perform in professional venues and in digital productions to demonstrate … Read More

Engineering, HNC


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This course provides studies in fundamental engineering principles alongside work-based learning and offers students the chance to specialise in either Manufacturing Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering or Operations Engineering. Regardless of the pathway, though, you’ll benefit from the UCW approach of combining academic study in areas including project design and management, mathematics and engineering science with practical learning through site … Read More