Illustration (Swansea College of Art) BA (Hons)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David

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( 4.1) 1554 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE W220
This course offers a broad and friendly programme which allows students to explore a wide range of techniques, materials and styles in order to determine personal strengths and eventual career directions. Illustration is about the passion to comment on society, to entertain, to persuade and to tell stories. It is designed to encourage the conceptualising and realisation of ideas and narrative, using a diverse range of media. Utilising both traditional, digital and experimental materials and ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
8th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
102nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
21st

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 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 - 90 = 10% 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
£16,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£17,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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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
43%
Product Design
22%
Fashion & Textiles
12%
Graphic Design
12%
Information & Communication technology
11%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£11,500 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Illustration reviews

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chelsea
10 Dec 18

Illustration (Swansea College of Art) BA (Hons)

fantastic, much better than I could have hoped...

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How Illustration students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 76 reviews

5 star 36%
4 star 57%
3 star 7%
2 star 0%
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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,554 reviews

5 star 37%
4 star 46%
3 star 16%
2 star 1%
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University of Wales Trinity Saint David
CompUniGuide ranking
102nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
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University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) has campuses in Lampeter, Carmarthen, and Swansea. The following academic schools and faculties can be found at UWTSD: Swansea College of Art (Faculty of Art and Design) Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Engineering Faculty of Business and Management Faculty of Humanities and Performing Arts Yr Athrofa (Faculty of Education and Communities) Each campus at the university offers an exciting location, complete with modern facilities and an on-site Students’ Union. Over in Lampeter, the university is located in the centre of the town, surrounded by mountains and the Welsh countryside. This campus offers courses in a range of Humanities subjects such as Anthropology, Archaeology, Classics, History, Philosophy, Theology, Publishing and Creative Writing.

Where you'll study

University of Wales Trinity Saint David

De-La-Beche Street Swansea
SA1 3EU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Swansea  0.2 miles away

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