University of Northampton

St Georges Avenue, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN2 6JD, United Kingdom


**Why choose this course?** Our Illustration course encourages you to develop a personal visual language and a creative, innovative approach to the discipline. We will challenge you to respond creatively to a broad range of issues and communicate complex ideas with clarity and flair. The first year of your programme will introduce you to the diverse use of Illustration. Your second year will enable you to explore your personal strengths, applying them to various projects including real life briefs. Your final year will bring all of your learning together and you’ll be encouraged to work on competition briefs and exhibit your work in our annual degree show. We ensure you’re focussed on the business side of Illustration, as well as the creative side so there’s plenty of opportunity to boost your employability. The course has a studio culture, preparing you for work in creative agencies or as a self-employed illustrator. **By studying at the University of Northampton, you can be sure that:** - Students enrolling on this course at Northampton will be provided with their own brand new Hewlett Packard laptop* to keep at no additional cost. All sports clubs and societies are free to join at Northampton and every essential course text book is available via the library, meaning you won’t have to purchase copies. For more information on this visit our website ( - If you join us in September 2018 you will be the first to experience student life at the University’s brand-new Waterside Campus. Come along to an Open Day to find out more. - Based on the evidence available, the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Panel judged that the University of Northampton delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK. ✱ terms and conditions apply. See for more information

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,Northampton