Contemporary Art and Professional Studies, FdA




This Foundation Degree combines studio-based practice with entrepreneurial-focused learning to provide a pathway into the multibillion pound UK creative industries.

This course will help you realise your unique creative voice and develop your practical and academic skills.

You will engage with the creative industries through exhibition opportunities, competitions, commissions and work placements.

Students on this course get their own space in one of our studios, which is theirs to use inside and outside of scheduled classes for the whole year, and are also able to access an array of essential equipment, both technological and traditional.

  • Course length

    Study for 2 years (full-time – 3 days a week), or 3 years (part-time – 2 days a week)

  • Start date

    14th September 2020

  • Course codes

    Institution: B20
    Course: WV44
    Campus: C

  • Tuition fees

    Full-time: £8,250 per year
    Part-time: £5,500 per year

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“UCW have been brilliant; I’ve been given a laptop with special software to help me do my degree work and lots of support in other ways too, and enrolling with them was one of the first steps I took in really embracing everything Weston has to offer.”

Bath Spa partnership

Delivered in partnership…

This course is delivered in partnership with Bath Spa University.

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