UCAS code: CO19
Year of entry: 2019
UCAS Tariff: 112
Duration: 3 YRS (FT)
Institution code: G53
With its special focus on comics, this degree will provide you with the technical and creative skills to develop both your illustrative style and flair for storytelling. The programme introduces a broad range of creative skills, from the generation of ideas to their technical production through printmaking, bookbinding, 3D materials, life drawing, traditional and digital media, with an emphasis on drawing and the development of a unique personal style.
- Work with experienced and industry active staff, learn how to write stories, draw comics and produce a professional portfolio
- Have opportunities to explore visual sequencing, narrative imagery, anthropomorphism and character development
- Gain personal, professional and entrepreneurial skills, learning about the business of working as a freelance artist
- Be encouraged to working on live briefs and competitions
*Subject to Validation. The University reviews its courses on a regular basis to ensure that they reflect the needs of students and employers. To do this we have a schedule for approving new programmes and updating existing ones. Some are awaiting their turn in the approval cycle and are shown as 'subject to validation'. As soon as the award is validated, details will be amended automatically. For those courses listed as subject to validation, please contact the Admissions Office on 01978 293439 for further information. Once a programme that you have applied for is validated, details will be communicated to you. If you are not happy with the changes made and wish to withdraw your choice, the University will assist you in finding an alternative programme.