Foundation Studies


About Foundation Diploma in Art & Design

What is the aim of the course?

This one-year course is designed to prepare you for entry to degree-level art and design programmes. Its fast-paced curriculum is taught within a hard-working but supportive atmosphere, helping you develop the skills you need to make the most of the next level of your education. It can take you onto art and design degree courses in any institution.


Find out more about the Foundation Diploma in Art & Design.

*Applicants should note that this course is a further education course and as such successful applicants are not eligible for student loans which are reserved for higher education students.


Open sessions

Please see our events page to book a place on one of our open session dates.

The course director normally hosts the sessions which consist of a presentation and a guided tour, for both parents and students. At the end you will also be able to ask any questions you might have.

If you have any questions regarding our open sessions please email:


Contact us:

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design
Telephone: Molly Cowling +44 (0) 208 417 4070