Welcome to Art and Design

Art and Design offers you a variety of challenging yet rewarding career paths. From the creative and innovative to the practical and pragmatic, the University of Bolton offers a diverse and high quality learning experience in this area.

Modern and Traditional Techniques

Learn to use the latest relevant software, while being encouraged to generate ideas and problem solve using traditional media and techniques.

Industry Experience

Gain industry experience by working on real projects for clients from inside and outside the university, as well as taking part in national and international competitions.

Showcase your work

Showcase your work, enter student awards.

Excellent Reputation

The department has an excellent reputation – we are top 15 in the UK for student satisfaction (Complete University Guide 2014).

International Trips

Benefit from a wide range of extra-curricular activities and international trips that will boost your CV and broaden your perspectives.

Live Briefs

Identify specialist areas of interest and work on live briefs, to enhance your portfolio.

Courses in Art and Design


CourseMode of Study  2017/18
UCAS points
Animation & Illustration BA (Hons)   Full-time / Part-time 96
Art & Design BA (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 96
Art & Design with a Foundation Year BA (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 48
Fashion BA (Hons) Full-time / Part-time
96
Fashion FdA Full-time 
64
Fashion with Foundation Year BA (Hons) Full-time 48
Fashion (Top-up) BA (Hons) Full-time Part-time n/a
Fine Arts BA (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 96
Graphic Design BA (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 96
Graphic Design and Photography BA (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 96
Media Production FdA Full-time / Part-time 64
Media, Writing & Production BA (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 96
Media Production (Final Year Top-up) BA (Hons) Full-time Part-time n/a
Photography BA (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 96
Textile/Surface Design BA (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 96

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CourseMode of Study 2017/18
UCAS points
Games Art BA (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 104
Games Design BSc (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 104
Games Design HND Full-time / Part-time 64
Visual Effects for Film and Television BSc (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 104
Special Effects for Film and Television BDes (Hons) Full-time / Part-time 104
Special & Visual FX for Film and Television HND Full-time / Part-time 64