This is an essential guide to applying for Art & Design courses in the UK.The "Getting Into" Guides aim to give would be students a head start when applying for the UK's highly competitive undergraduate courses and universities. Written by acknowledged experts in a clear and concise format, they offer applicants straightforward, practical advice on how to secure a place on the course of their choice.Pursuing a course in art & design is an exciting prospect - communing with other artists, being exposed to a wide range of stimulating ideas and exploring new creative channels. However, before that can happen you need to find the right course for you and make a successful application. Art & Design is one of the most complicated subjects to apply for, which is where this third edition of "Getting into Art & Design Courses" can help.It contains extensive information on both Foundation courses and degrees, and takes you step by step through the application process, giving a clear explanation of the differences between Route A and Route B applications.
Also featuring interview tips, advice on compiling a portfolio and the careers options open to art & design students, this book provides applicants with the best chance of securing a place on the course of their choice.It offers guidance on how to choose your course. It provides advice on how to compile your portfolio. It gives tips for doing well at interviews. It contains a colour section illustrating students' work. It features dedicated chapters for international students and postgraduates. It includes information on careers in art & design. It contains case studies and recommendations from admissions tutors.