University of Westminster

Course Introduction

Our degree courses with Foundation year offer the opportunity to prepare you for advanced study before you progress onto a full honours degree at the University of Westminster. Whether you do not feel ready for degree-level study, don’t have the right qualifications, want to change your subject specialism or return to study after an absence from education, we aim to encourage a broad range of students to undertake our Foundation year in order to progress onto their full honours degree with us.

The Foundation year is designed to give you the opportunity to explore new ideas, opening up new perspectives on the key debates within your chosen field. During the foundation year you will explore a range of creative disciplines and get a chance to develop in your chosen field, benefiting from workshops in our high end facilities and working with leading academics who will encourage you to become a confident and creative thinker. Core modules accelerate your academic and professional development and you will also You will also take modules within your chosen field, giving you the chance to develop a cross-disciplinary perspective on your course.

On successful completion of the Foundation year, you will be able to move on to study for the Contemporary Media Practice BA Honours degree which, over a further three years study, will set high standards for professional achievement in specific media industry roles, and prepare you for the challenge of a multi-skilled portfolio career. This unique course builds on our long tradition of teaching interdisciplinary media practice, working across moving image, photography and interactive media. Our approach combines the creative exploration of art school traditions with academic and professional excellence. We have industry-level facilities and equipment, and use a variety of assessment methods, including practical projects, presentations, written work, research tasks and portfolios; around two thirds of assessments are practical.

Start Date:

14/09/2020

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Law (with Honours) - LLB (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Law (with Honours) - LLB (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
4 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Law (with Honours) - LLB (Hons) £13,400 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • IELTS (Academic)6.06.0 overall with a minimum 5.5 in each component