Foundation Certificate in Art and Design

The Art Foundation Certificate and the Foundation Design Certificate teaches students a broad range of artistic and design knowledge and techniques, helping students reach GCE A-level equivalent standard.

 

This course teaches students a broad range of artistic and design knowledge and techniques, helping students reach GCE A-level equivalent standard.
The course offers you guaranteed entry to year one of a number of undergraduate degrees at Nottingham Trent University.

 

All modules are specially designed to meet the needs of international students, and are taught with your progression to the University in mind. The course contains:

 

All modules are designed to meet the needs of international students. The course contains:

Start dates

See key dates for this course.

Progress to Nottingham Trent University

On successful completion of your course to the required level, you are guaranteed progression to the first year of an undergraduate degree at Nottingham Trent University.

Academic and language support

This is integrated into all of our university preparation courses. Read more about academic and language support.

Academic skills modules

These help you to develop key academic skills including research, writing, presentation and analytic skills.

Subject modules

Subject modules cover the basics of your chosen area of study so that you have the knowledge you need to progress to your undergraduate degree.

  • Skills for Study 1, 2 and 3
  • Language for Study 2 and 3*
  • Introduction to Art and Design
  • Introduction to AV Media and Technology
  • Structured Project 1
  • Structured Project 2

*Three-term students will also take Language for Study 1 and additional hours for Language for Study 2 and 3

Three-term (Enhancement) modules:

  • Personal Development and Pre-Study Skills
  • Introduction to British Society and Culture
  • Preparatory Mathematics and Information Communication Technology
Click on the Key Course Facts (on the right) for more information on entry requirements and English language requirements. We also have a further information page for Art and Design students.

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