Level 3 Diploma and Extended Diploma in Art & Design

Megan Parker - L3 Art and Design at Hereford College of Art
Megan Parker - L3 Art and Design at Hereford College of Art

The UAL Awarding Body Level 3 Diploma and Extended Diploma in Art & Design has been designed to provide the skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to progress to degree-level study in art and design, or into employment.

It provides an opportunity for those who have an interest in the visual arts to explore, develop and test their creativity within a qualification structure which is stimulating and demanding and provides a supportive transition from further to higher education.

Please read the UAL Awarding Body statements of purpose for these qualifications:

Qualification at a glance

 

 DiplomaExtended Diploma
Level33
Units913
TQT (Hours)1,0852,075
GLH6301,170
Typical course duration1 year2 years
UCAS points (Pass/Merit/Distinction)36/60/8472/120/168
QAN600/2827/0600/2826/9
Typical progressionVisual communication, 3d design, fashion, fine art

Specification and documents

Stakeholder support

Both the UAL Level 3 Diploma in Art & Design and Level 3 Extended Diploma in Art & Design have been supported by the following Higher Education Institutions:

 

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