The UAL Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Visual Arts is a qualification for post-16 students studying within the sixth form environment who have an interest in the visual arts and who would like to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding in this area. The UAL Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Visual Arts has been designed to be delivered over two academic years, with the intention for it to be delivered alongside two other similarly sized Level 3 qualifications.
Grade 4 or above in an Art-based subject (if taken) or portfolio of evidence required.
You will be introduced to the breadth and diversity of specialisms within visual arts (e.g. fine art, graphics, textiles, photography and craft) on this qualification, providing you with the opportunity to experiment and discover areas of interest for further investigation and development.
You will also have the opportunity to undertake a specialist investigation in response to an externally set brief, focusing on one particular specialism within the visual arts.
This qualification is designed to provide you with the relevant skills, knowledge and understanding to progress into further and higher education courses and/or into training or employment within the creative sector.