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Illustration - BA (Hons) 2021
 
Course Level Requirements  
Entry Requirement Summary: 112-120 points to include a minimum of 2 A levels, or equivalent.
Course specific requirements: All shortlisted applicants will need to attend an interview with a portfolio of work.
Admissions test required? No
Audition required? No
Criminal check (DBS) required? No
Health checks required? No
Interview required? Yes
Interview further details: All shortlisted applicants will need to attend an interview with a portfolio of work, which will either be as a small group or individual interview.
Portfolio required? Yes
Portfolio further details: All shortlisted applicants will need to attend an interview with a portfolio of work, which will either be as a small group or individual interview.
Other required? No
   
Access to HE Diploma  
Further details: 112-122 Tariff points from the Access to HE Diploma.
   
GCSEs  
GCSE subjects and grades required: 3 GCSEs at grade C or above to include English/3 GCSEs at grade 4 or above to include English.
   
Key/Functional Skills  
Are Key Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes
Are Functional Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes
   
English, Welsh and Northern Irish Qualifications  
GCE A/AS level  
  Advanced Subsidiary
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
  A level
    Further details: 112-120 Tariff points to include a minimum of 2 A levels.
BTEC (QCF)  
  Subsidiary Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications.
  Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications.
  Extended Diploma
    Entry requirement: DMM-DDM
BTEC (RQF)  
  National Extended Certificate
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications.
  National Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications.
  National Extended Diploma
    Entry requirement: DMM-DDM
Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma (core plus options)  
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Subjects and grades required: Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma including 2 A levels.
Welsh Baccalaureate (Core plus Principal Learning)  
Overall Tariff Score: 112-120
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Which lines of Learning/Points/Grades are accepted for entry: Please see below:
Business Administration & Finance at grade A
Construction and the Built Environment at grade A
Creative and Media at grade A
Engineering at grade A
Environmental and Land-Based Studies at grade A
Hair and Beauty Studies at grade A
Hospitality at grade A
Information Technology at grade A
Manufacturing and Product Design at grade A
Public Services at grade A
Retail Business at grade A
Society, Health & Development at grade A
Sport and Active Leisure at grade A
Travel and Tourism at grade A
Additional Information:
   
Scottish Qualifications  
Scottish Higher  
Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
   
Scottish Advanced Higher  
Further details: 112-120 Tariff points.
   
Other UCAS Tariff Qualifications  
Irish Leaving Certificate  
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Subjects and grades required: B1 B2 B3 C1 C2 - B1 B2 B2 B3 C1 at Higher Level.
   
Irish Leaving Certificate (New grading scheme from 2017)  
    Entry requirement: H3 H3 H3 H3 H4 - H3 H3 H3 H3 H3
International Baccalaureate  
    Entry requirement: 25
    Further details: 25 points from the IB Diploma, to include 3 Higher Level subjects
   
Extended Project Qualification  
    Entry requirement: C
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
   
Cambridge Pre-U Diploma  
    Further details: Cambridge Pre-U score of 48-50.
   
OCR Cambridge Technical  
  Introductory Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
  Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications.
  Extended Diploma
    Entry requirement: DDD
   
English Language Requirements  
International English Language Testing System:  
English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 5.5.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CAE score of 52 or above with a minimum of Borderline in each skill.
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CPE score of 45 or above with a minimum of Weak in each skill.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) and Proficiency (CPE) (taken after January 2015):  
An overall score of 169 with no component score less than 162.
Test Of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) iBT:  
79 with a minimum of 18 in Reading, 17 in Listening, 20 in Speaking and 17 in Writing.
Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE):  
An overall score of 54 with a minimum of 51 in each skill.
HKDSE English Language Examination:  
An overall score of 4 with a minimum of 3 in each component.
Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English (ISE):  
Trinity College Integrated Skills in English (ISE) Level III with a Pass in all 4 components
European Baccalaureate English Language 1:  
A minimum of 6.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 1.
European Baccalaureate English Language 2:  
A minimum of 7.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 2.
   
Other Qualifications  
  N/A