Accredited by the University of the Arts London Awarding Body, this 1 year course is fundamental if you want to progress to university to study Art & Design at degree level. It will give you the opportunity to study a wide range of art and design disciplines before you decide on the area you wish to specialise.

As a dedicated Arts School, our college provides a unique and highly personalised method of learning, creating an environment in which to nurture, educate and encourage creative individuals. Whether you are interested in:

3D Design:

  • Architecture & Interior Design
  • Fine Art
  • 3D Design


  • Fashion
  • Theatre Arts
  • Fashion Communication

Visual Communication:

  • Graphics & Illustration
  • Moving Image
  • Photography

you will be actively supported through a hands-on approach, extensive contact time with your tutors and given all the materials and equipment you need to reach your full potential.

The UAL Level 3 & 4 Foundation Diploma in Art & Design is quality assured by UAL Awarding Body through a rigorous external moderation process and grades are monitored against agreed national standards.  It is also regulated by Ofqual.

At CSVPA we have an outstanding track record of helping students progress onto some of the best Art & Design universities, unlocking a world of opportunity for them.

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