Canterbury College
Art and Design (Art Practice) HND
Canterbury College

Key Course Facts


Salary of all UK Graduates of Art

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £18000 £16221 £19536
25-75 percentile range £15000 - £22000 £11190 - £21313 £13583 - £25698

Course Description

This course encourages you to develop and expand your existing art practice, offering you an inter-disciplinary programme exploring 2D and 3D processes and techniques. Projects will support you to address and interpret a wide range of themes, responding to both personally generated and live projects. Experimentation is essential and equips you with the skills to develop ideas from conception to solution, along with the ability to verbalise and present ideas and work. This will be supported by individual and group tutorials, seminars and lectures, studio work and practical workshops.

What You Will Learn

Programme content: As a student of Art and Design (Art Practice), HND you will study the following course modules.

Year 1

Year 2

Jobs & Career Perspectives

15 months after graduation, graduates of this course were asked about what they do and, if they are working, about their current job and their perspectives.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Minimum Required UCAS Tariff

Qualification requirements

Access to HE Course in an appropriate subject.

Mature Students who do not fit this profile but have relevant experience are welcomed on the programme.

English language requirements

test Grade Additional Details
IELTS (Academic) 5

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Art and Design (Art Practice), HND, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.


Tuition Fees Art and Design (Art Practice) HND

England UK £6000 year 1
Northern Ireland £6000 year 1
Scotland £6000 year 1
Wales £6000 year 1

Additional fee information

EU fees to be confirmed

Average student cost of living in the UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

How to apply

Application deadline:

January 1, 2024

This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.

Possible Entry Points:

  • year 1 (Default entry point)
  • year 2

About Canterbury College

Canterbury College is a member institution of the education group known as EKC, and it delivers its further and higher education courses in their modern campus situated in Canterbury, England. This college focuses primarily on getting A-Level students the results they need to progress onto university level education, but also provides a selection of apprenticeships, Maths & English support, and Adult Learner courses.

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