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Architectural Design and Visualisation with Design Foundation Year BA (Hons)

Solent University (Southampton)

Student rating
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( 4.0) 1482 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE AD03
Got a passion for creative design? Not quite ready to undertake a full honours degree? Solent University’s Design Foundation Programme is perfectly suited to students who may not be from an art- design- or fashion-related background or whose qualifications do not meet the admissions requirements of their chosen course. To help get you up to speed, this one-year foundation course provides all the creative, technical and study skills needed for entry onto a degree-level art, design or fashion ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
74th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
105th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
31st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
71st

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

Architecture

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 75 = 25% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Architecture graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Architecture graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within the European Union. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£11,660 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest Graphic Design reviews

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Charlie
18 Oct 19

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

I've only just joined, and gone straight into the 2nd year. it's been a very positive experience but the goal for me...
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Emma
01 Nov 18

I’m enjoying uni life as a mature student. I have made so many new friends, the social aspect is excellent and I enjoy...

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How Graphic Design students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 7 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 57%
3 star 14%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,482 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 50%
3 star 15%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
Solent University (Southampton)
CompUniGuide ranking
105th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Solent University is home to around 11,000 staff and students, with more than 200 qualifications ranging from HNDs to PhDs. This international university has over 160 years of history to their name, and was recently awarded TEF Silver for their excellent teaching. Solent University courses are designed to help students prepare and build themselves a fantastic future. Students are taught the latest knowledge, learn practical and professional skills, have access to cutting-edge facilities and meet industry contacts in their field.

Where you'll study

Solent University (Southampton)

East Park Terrace Southampton
SO14 0YN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Southampton Central  0.4 miles away

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