What courses can I do after this?
With a Foundation Degree in Architectural Visualisation and a good portfolio, graduates will typically find junior positions in the huge number of small / medium sized visualisation companies in the UK and abroad. However your progression opportunities are increased by continuing with our BSc top-up programme which is one year with an optional placement year in industry. Many students who take placements are invited back on a permanent basis after graduating from the BSc top-up.
What jobs can I get?
Our graduates work in over 100 different companies including many of the big visualisation and simulation studios such as Crystal CG, D-Box, Darcstudio, Drilling Systems, F10, Forbes Massie, Hayes Davidson, Miller Hare, Modus Group, Rockwell Collins, Sanders Shiers, Squire & Partners, The Neighbourhood, TigerX, Uniform, Visualhouse, Vyonyx and Wagstaffs Design.
To do this course you should have...
- 48 UCAS Tariff points from two full A Levels or equivalent (e.g. BTEC National Diploma, NVQ 3)
- Level 2 in English & Maths (e.g. GCSE grade C or above, Key skills Level 2 or NVQ Level 2)
- A relevant Access to Higher Education Diploma
Examples of relevant subjects: Multimedia, Graphics, Computing, Art, Illustration
What about work experience?
International entry requirements
If you are not from an English Language speaking country, you will need to have a minimum of UKVI IELTS 6.0. We accept a wide range of academic qualifications awarded overseas and use the UK NARIC (National Academic Recognition Information Centre) guidelines for international comparisons. For tuition and accommodation fees please visit www.thecollege.co.uk/international/courses/tuition-fees and our International Operations team can offer you advice and guidance before and during your studies.
£6,750 per annum
For tuition and accommodation fees please visit www.thecollege.co.uk/international/courses/tuition-fees and our International Operations team can offer you advice and guidance before and during your studies.
Modelling and Materials 1
3D Animation 1
Lighting and Rendering
Graphical Communications 1
Production Editing and Sound
Year 2 – Level I
Rendering and Post-Production
Architectural Modelling Techniques
Architectural Materials and Lighting
Environment and Composition
Whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the programme specification, the information is liable to change to take advantage of exciting new approaches to teaching and learning as well as developments in industry.
More about the course
Venue: The course will be delivered in the prestigious Digital Design Centre at The College's North Road campus in Poole.