The School of Creative Arts and Digital Industries

B&FC enjoys international renown for delivering high quality programmes to the creative industries. A challenging curriculum is designed to develop creativity alongside commercial awareness. In this way, our expert tutors are able to equip students with the skills needed to succeed in their chosen career.

Our ethos

At B&FC, students have access to excellent learning resources, including specialist studios, a theatre and an art gallery. Class sizes are deliberately small to create a friendly, stimulating environment with regular one-to-one access to tutors. There is a strong focus on employability, aided by live briefs and commissions from local employers. Nationally, competition and showcase exposure can translate into exciting career opportunities. Our graduates are ready to ‘hit the ground running’.

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Creative Arts, Design and Crafts
Course Title Course Code
Art and Design (Photography) - Level 3 90 Credit Diploma (Edexcel) VA1FE62
Art and Design (Photography) - Level 3 Extended Diploma (UAL) VA1FE75
Art and Design - Level 1 Diploma (Edexcel) VA1FE39
Art and Design - Level 2 Diploma (UAL) VA1FE64
Art and Design - Level 3 Diploma (UAL) VA1FE63
Art and Design - Level 3 Extended Diploma (UAL) VA1FE73
Art and Design - Level 3 Foundation Diploma (UAL) VA1FE65
Fashion Design (Contemporary Costume) - BA Hons (Lancaster University) VA1HE13
Fashion Design - BA Hons (Lancaster University) VA1HE12
Fashion, Textiles and Interiors - Level 3 Extended Diploma (UAL) VA1FE74
Fine Art Professional Practice - BA Hons (Lancaster University) VA1HE14
First Steps in Photo Shop and Digital Imaging VE1EC37
Graphic Design and Visual Communication - BA Hons (Lancaster University) VG1HE13
Graphics and Digital Design - Level 3 Extended Diploma (UAL) VA1FE72
Photography - BA Hons (Lancaster University) VL1HE13
Photography - Diploma (Edexcel) VM1FE96
Print Techniques VE1EC36
Media Production, Film and Television
Course Title Course Code
Creative Digital Media Production - Level 2 First Extended Certificate (Edexcel) VM1FE233
Creative Media Production (Film and Television) - Level 3 Extended Diploma (Edexcel) VM1FE228
Digital Production and Film Making - BA Hons (Lancaster University) VM1HE01
Media Production / Film and Television - Level 3 90 Credit Diploma (Edexcel) VM1FE225
Scriptwriting for Stage, Screen and Gaming - BA Hons (Lancaster University) VM1HE03
TV Studio Production Techniques VE1EC34
Performing Arts and Music
Course Title Course Code
Acting - BA Hons (Lancaster University) VP1HE50
Acting for Camera and TV VE1EC35
Dance - Level 3 90 Credit Diploma (Edexcel) VP1FE37
Music - Level 2 First Extended Certificate (Edexcel) VM1FE232
Music Technology - Level 3 90 Credit Diploma (Edexcel) VM1FE224
Music Technology - Level 3 Extended Diploma (Edexcel) VM1FE229
Musical Theatre - BA Hons (Lancaster University) VP1HE51
Performing Arts - Level 2 First Extended Certficate (Edexcel) VP1FE40
Performing Arts - Level 3 90 Credit Diploma (Edexcel) VP1FE36
Performing Arts - Level 3 Extended Diploma (Edexcel) VP1FE38

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