Hereford College of Arts is one of only four specialist art colleges in the country, providing students with a range of programmes in art, design, arts and music. Two campuses in the area offer courses at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level and many of the staff are currently practising artists and designers. Courses at BA (Hons) level include Contemporary Design Crafts, Graphic & Media Design and Illustration, while two postgraduate courses in Contemporary Crafts and Fine Art are also available.
Hereford’s Short Course programme offers a host of learning and leisure opportunities, while Businesses regularly contact the College to invite students to design artwork for their products and services, or to take up work placements and internships.
Hereford College of Arts provide a range of services to ensure your stay at the College is as comfortable as possible. These include assistance with health, financial, IT, housing and career questions and issues. In 2015, Hereford College of Arts was accredited with the nationally recognised quality mark for organisations that provide information, advice and guidance – the matrix Standard.
Hereford is an intimate city, close to major hubs such as Birmingham, Cardiff and Bristol. A vibrant arts scene showcases live music and comedy and independent films, while the Borderlines Film Festival and The Hereford Photography Festival will complement your study at the College. Whatever your tastes and interests, you can find something to suit you in Herefordshire.
My counsellor contacted me every day throughout the application process and helped me receive an unconditional offer. I am so grateful to SI-UK and will never forget them. I will study very hard as I feel this is the best reward I can give the whole team.
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