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Foundation Diploma (Art, Design and Media)

The Interactive Design Institute
Length: 1 year
Study pace: Full time/part time
Education level: Foundation / Pathway program
Location: Online / distance program
Language: English

Program description

foundation diploma programStart a career in Art and Design or improve your artistic skills with unlimited one-to-one tuition from expert tutors.

The Level 3 Diploma in Foundation Studies is a practical, project based art foundation program which will develop a strong, individual portfolio of creative work and decide your future pathway.

The foundation program will prepare you for degree level study in a range of the University of Hertfordshire BA (Hons) courses, delivered online through IDI Study, including graphic design, illustration, interior architecture and design, fine art and photography.

Features of the foundation program:

  • The Foundation Diploma culminates in a Final Major Project in the subject area of your choice
  • The course takes one year (split into three semesters) to complete
  • Successful completion of the course leads to guaranteed entry to any of IDI's distance learning BA (Hons) degree level courses in Art and Design subjects
  • The Confirmatory Stage is graded and leads to UCAS Tariff points: Pass 165, Merit 225, and Distinction 285

The course involves a minimum commitment of 20 hours per week, at times that suit you. There are no 'real time' lectures or tutorials so you can fit your studies around work or family commitments.

Admission requirements

  • Application 
  • Creative portfolio
  • English proficiency 

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The Interactive Design Institute

Enjoy the flexibility and convenience of studying online while earning your BA (Hons) or master's degree from the University of Hertfordshire with The Interactive Design Institute (IDI). With a range of accredited online art and design courses, you can choose from programs...

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The Interactive Design Institute

Stuart House Eskmills Park, Station Road
EH21 7PB Musselburgh
United Kingdom

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