Study Abroadin one of the world’sgreat creativecapitals
• Why study in London?• The University• The 6 Colleges• Study Abroad Options• What you need to know• Making it happen• Questions
Why London?• One of the most exciting cities in the world• A rich calendar of art, design, fashion, communication and performance events• Internationally renowned libraries, museums, galleries and collections with free access to many• Concerts, theatre and events provides a rich context for creative study• Creative sector is London’s second largest industry offers a wealth of opportunities for art and design students
UAL• A unique creative community bringing together 6 distinctive Colleges• Recognised internationally as a leading institution for teaching and research in arts, design, fashion, communication and the performing arts• The largest specialist art and design university in Europe with over 19,000 students from 100+ countries• Former students are amongst the most renowned names in art, design and communication - Colin Firth, Stella McCartney, Lucien Freud, Alexander McQueen…
One University:Six Colleges Central Saint Martins College of Art &Design London College of Fashion London College of CommunicationChelsea College of Art and Design Camberwell College of Arts Wimbledon College of Art
Camberwell College of ArtsA bohemian, collaborativecommunity in a vibrant,urban area.
Central SaintMartins Collegeof Arts &DesignA creative force housed ina purpose built campus,encouraging independenceand risk-taking.
Chelsea College of Art & Design Chelsea A cutting edge institution housed in inspiring 19th century buildings overlooking the Thames
London College of CommunicationForward-looking communitypreparing students forcareers in media and design
London College of Fashion A specialist fashion college that prepares students for careers in the fashion industry.
Wimbledon College of Art A small, friendly specialist art college in the leafy outskirts of London with an outstanding reputation in fine art and theatre small, friendly specialist art college in the leafy outskirts of London with an outstanding reputation in fine art and theatre
3 Study Abroad options tegrated1.In Seme ster er S tudy 2.Se mest Ab road Sch ools 3.Su mmer
1. Integrated SemesterProgrammes • Study alongside full-time degree students for one, two or three terms • Study Abroad students are fully integrated into the course • Postgraduate opportunities are also available
Integrated Semester Programmes are available at... • Camberwell College of Art • Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design• Chelsea College of Art and Design• London College of Communication • Wimbledon College of Art
Integrated SemesterCourse Options• 3D Design• Fashion & Textiles• Fine Art• Film and Television• Graphic Design & Illustration• Interior & Spatial Design• Journalism & Publishing• Photography• Sound, Interactive & Visual Media• Theatre & Performance• Media Communications• Cultural Studies
2. Semester Study Abroad Programmes• 14 week semester programmes, specially designed for Study Abroad students• Combines mandatory and elective units• 12-16 credits• US style of teaching
Semester Study AbroadProgrammes are available at... • Camberwell College of Art• Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design• Chelsea College of Art and Design • London College of Fashion
Semester Study Abroad atChelsea & Cam berwell• London Design Programme at Chelsea 2 pathways: • Graphic Design • Interior & Spatial Design – optional trips to Barcelona, Paris Berlin & Rome• London Contemporary Art Theory at Camberwell Students engage with the ideas that inform the making and interpretation of contemporary art as well as its historical background.
Semester Study Abroad atLondon College of Fashion• Fashion Design A balance of theory and skills based learning, underpinned by historical and cultural study. Students experience the stimulating cultural resources of London and its fashion industry.• Fashion Merchandising & Communication Develops fashion marketing, merchandising and product knowledge skills
Semester Study Abroad atCentral Saint Martins(FESP - Free Elective Semester Programme) • 12-18 credits • Required modules Research/sketchbook Cultural studies • Core modules Fashion Graphic Design Studio Art • Up to 6 credits of elective units • Optional study trip to Barcelona • Culminates in a student exhibition
Semester Study Abroad:Special Programmes atChelsea and Camberwell• London Design Programme at Chelsea College 2 pathways: • Graphic Design • Interior & Spatial Design• London Contemporary Art Theory at Camberwell College Students engage with ideas that inform the making and interpretation of contemporary art and its historical background.
Semester Study Abroad:‘Introduction toEuropean Art History’• 2 week module for semester students wishing to study for longer or wanting to gain additional credit• Studying ‘on location’ - assignments include a study trip to Barcelona or Paris, alongside gallery visits in London and other UK cities• Only available at Chelsea, Camberwell and Wimbledon Colleges
3. Summer Schools• 3 - 8 weeks duration depending on the College• A great opportunity for students who cannot study for a full semester or year• Join us in 2012 and experience the excitement of the Olympic Games!
Credits• All undergraduate courses are credit rated.• Credits are awarded by your home institution. At the end of your stay we provide you with a transcript with your grades, along with a conversion table to assist credit transfer. Programme US Credit Value per semester* Integrated Semester 13 credits Special Semester 12 – 16 credits European Art History Module 3 credits * approximate guide only• Should students require extra credits on top of the standard programmes, we can provide additional, complementary short courses on request.
Living in London• Accommodation • Guaranteed place in a hall of residence for students who apply before the deadline • Housing services will help students find private accommodation if preferred• Support • A dedicated Study Abroad team on hand to answer any questions and help you with problems • Student services, a buddy scheme and a student union are also available to help you enjoy your experience with us as much as possible
Making it happen – 3 easy steps1. Students choose a programme2. Check deadlines on our website or by contacting email@example.com. Complete and subm a study abroad application: it • application form • personal statement • portfolio of your work • transcript of your grades • letter of support from someone within your academic department
Funding• All 6 colleges are Title IV registered• BUTEX – 8 awards each year• Benjamin A Gilman International Scholarship Competition - up to $5000 per award