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Illustration (4 Year) BA (Hons)

University for the Creative Arts

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Course info

UCAS CODE W221
If your dream is to become an illustrator and you need a bit more foundational work to help you get there, our four-year BA (Hons) Illustration degree is perfect for you.We believe the best illustration is based on exciting, original ideas, and youll achieve that through drawing, text, sequential design, book production, moving image and more.This four-year course includes a preparatory year (Year 0) that provides a focused introduction to illustration. As well as a wealth of fundamental ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
125th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
44th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
38th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

Design Studies

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 - 80 = 20% 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

Design Studies graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2021

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Design Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Art & Design
42%
Fashion & Textiles
22%
Photography
20%
Media Studies
17%
English Literature
16%

Tuition fees

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Latest Illustration reviews

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Rebecca
25 Oct 19

Illustration BA (Hons)

Pretty good use of facilities but could have more support and advice on future careers and how to get...
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Amanda
18 Feb 19

Illustration BA (Hons)

It has really helped me grow as a person and a professional. However I believe due to how much university costs (tution...

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How Illustration students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 54 reviews

5 star 19%
4 star 58%
3 star 19%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 848 reviews

5 star 20%
4 star 51%
3 star 23%
2 star 4%
1 star 2%
University for the Creative Arts
CompUniGuide ranking
44th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
The University for the Creative Arts (UCA) is a specialist creative arts university. Its courses offer a blend of creative arts, business and technology programmes to prepare students for a career in the creative industries. The University offers over 110 creative courses across its four campuses in the South East of England. Creative disciplines at UCA include: Animation, Computing and Games Architecture & Interior Design Business for the Creative Industries Crafts, Jewellery & 3D Design Fashion & Textiles Film & TV Fine Art Graphic Design & Illustration Marketing, Management & Promotion Media & Journalism Music Performing Arts Photography. The university has achieved the Gold award under the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) 2019.

Where you'll study

University for the Creative Arts

Falkner Road Farnham
Surrey
GU9 7DS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Farnham  0.4 miles away

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