Our intensive 6-8 months Foundation programme provides you with a valuable introduction into a wide range of creative disciplines, allowing you to experiment before you go further into a specialist area. This is an introductory programme, well suited to school leavers or those looking to progress onto an art, design, or fashion programme at undergraduate level. During the course of the programme, and with guidance from our experienced faculty, you will choose a specialist pathway. This will give you the opportunity to explore a field of interest in more depth, developing your skills and knowledge and preparing you for further education and career opportunities worlds of art and fashion.
This one-year course is essential to prepare you for entry onto a Higher National Diploma or Bachelor programme, and will offer various practical projects where you will investigate the ideas, materials, processes, and technologies you may be working with in your future studies and profession.
This programme will be taught in partnership with LSBF academic faculty. It is accredited by Edexcel, the UK’s largest awarding body and it offers high quality, professional and innovative programmes, widely known and respected by employers. Upon successful achievement of this award you may wish to progress onto an HND or undergraduate degree.
1. Minimum age: UK/EU students – 16 years old, International students – 18 years old
2. Qualification: Three GCSE passes (C or Above) / One A Level (Grade E or above), OR Advanced GCE in Applied Art and Design / AS GCE in Art and Design
3. Language: English Proficiency: IELTS 4.5 or equivalent
4. Alternative: For mature students with few or no formal qualifications must apply with details of age, work experience, including any voluntary work and any other relevant experience gained since leaving school. Portfolio of work relevant to the area of study