Tavistock Place, Plymouth, PL4 8AT, UK
Current courses: 32

Plymouth College of Art

Plymouth, Plymouth

Contact Plymouth College of Art

Phone 01752 203434
Fax 01752 203444
Web www.plymouthart.ac.uk
Email [email protected]
80% Overall Satisfaction
12% Time in Lectures
30% Course Work
£9,000 Max Fee
£5,857 Average Uni Accomodation
£5,062 Private Accomodation
80% Go on to work or study
49% Employed after 6 months
£13,376 Average Salary
373 Average UCAS Points
360 Lowest UCAS Points
4% 1st Class Degree

Information

About Plymouth College of Art

Formerly known as the Plymouth College of Art and Design, Plymouth College of Art is a specialist arts college located in the English city of Plymouth. The college has its own campus situated within the cultural heart of the city centre.

General information

The College has a very proud history. The original Plymouth School of Art dates back a very long way and was opened on 21 January 1856. Over time the School has had various locations, none of them more than a hundred yards or so from the present position. The buildings currently housing the school were built in 1974, although the college grounds were recently given a £5 million refurbishment.

Accommodation at Plymouth College of Art

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Courses & Fees

The Plymouth College of Art provides Further and Higher education courses. These courses cater for all backgrounds and ages, be it GCSE's, A-levels, or for those students who wish to gain access to an art and design degree. Since 2006, the college has developed strong links with the Open University, leading to Open University validated awarding powers. The paths available to students constitute the following:

Further Education:- A levels - Students study Photography and Fine Art at AS/GCE A-level, then choose to elect two further subjects from Graphic Communication or Textile Design, Critical and Contextual Studies (Art History) or English Literature or Business Studies (new for 2013). There are also BTECs andFoundation Diplomas.

Higher Education:- Foundation degrees- Top-up Honours Programmes- BA Honours Programmes. These courses provide a vocational art and design education, specialising in the fields of art, design, crafts and media.

Postgraduate Courses:- The College runs a range of MA programmes in subjects from Contemporary Crafts to Entrepreneurship for Creative Practice.

Facilities at Plymouth College of Art

Plymouth College of Art's Learning Resource centre has more than 20,000 specialist titles and the college has established relationships with a number of national bodies, including the British Film Institute (BFI). There is also an art supplies shop where students can stock up on any shortages of arts equipment. Students benefit from hosting the Plymouth School of Art Gallery as they are able to broadcast examples of their work.

The College's Student Union is active in promoting Student clubs and societies as well as ensuring student welfare is upheld. Some of the societies include; TheExtreme Sports Society, Film Society, Meditation Society, Photography Society, Surf Society and Sports Society.

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Courses

BA (Hons) Animation and Games

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Animation and Games course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Commercial Photography

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Commercial Photography course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Costume Production

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Costume Production course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Craft and Material Practices

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Craft and Material Practices course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Creative Technologies

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Creative Technologies course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Fashion Communication

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Fashion Communication course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Fashion Design

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Fashion Design course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Fine Art

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Fine Art course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Film and Screen Arts

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Film and Screen Arts course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Film Studies

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Film Studies course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Graphic Communication

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Graphic Communication course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Illustration

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Illustration course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Interior Decoration and Styling

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Interior Decoration and Styling course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Museum Studies

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Museum Studies course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Painting Drawing and Printmaking

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Painting Drawing and Printmaking course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Photography

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Photography course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Sound Arts

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Sound Arts course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Textile Design

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Textile Design course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Animation and Games

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Animation and Games course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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BA (Hons) Commercial Photography

Plymouth, Plymouth
Type: Full Time

Commercial Photography course is provided by Plymouth College of Art and is available Full Time, you can visit Plymouth College of Art website to find out more information and how to apply.

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