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Student success stories – past Origins prize-winner shares their experience

UAL Awarding body caught up with Neeraj Kainth, winner of “strongest mixed-media piece” at Origins 2017. Name: Neeraj Kainth UAL Awarding Body Course & Level: UAL Graphic Design Level 3 Institution when exhibiting at origins: Birmingham Metropolitan College Current institution/employer: … Continue reading

Spotlight on… Lucy Dang, Projects Officer

Tell us about your role at UAL Awarding Body and what it involves. I’m a Projects Officer within the Qualifications Development team. In a nutshell, my role involves developing, reviewing and designing a range of qualifications to support education in … Continue reading

#CreativityCounts: UAL Awarding Body Annual Conference 2018

A huge thank you to everyone who attended UAL Awarding Body’s Annual Conference at Shoreditch Town Hall this year (February 2). Like last year, UAL Awarding Body brought all of its subjects together first thing, before separating for subject-specific breakout … Continue reading

There’s nothing soft about ‘soft skills’

Respect, Responsibility and Grit are all valuable skills within both creative education and the workplace. Matias Shortcook, Associate Dean at Plymouth College of Art, shares his thoughts about the role of ‘soft skills’, giving a glimpse into Plymouth’s implementation of the Character … Continue reading

Learning to fail

Paul Jenkins is the Founder and Creative Director at Triple Double. He’ll be speaking at the upcoming UAL Awards Body Annual Conference on 2 February 2018. As a taster of what’s to come, he’s shared his thoughts on the importance … Continue reading

Centre-led standardisation event

On Friday 20 October, Suffolk New College’s (SNC) Media and Games team held a Centre-led standardisation event for colleges delivering the UAL Creative Media Production & Technology qualifications in the East Anglia region. Tutors and department heads from City College … Continue reading

Origins 2017 – Winners and photos

Origins 2017. Photo by Eva Clifford This year’s Origins exhibition at the Truman Brewery on London’s Brick Lane was a great success. The showcase included 116 pieces from 48 Centres across the country. The work, by students completing UAL Awarding Body qualifications … Continue reading

New qualification – Level 3 Applied General Diploma and Extended Diploma in Art & Design

From September 2017, UAL Awarding Body will be running for the first time, the following qualifications: UAL Level 3 Applied General Diploma in Art & Design (603/1457/6) UAL Level 3 Applied General Extended Diploma in Art & Design (603/1459/X) These … Continue reading

UCAS tariff points for Level 3 Music and Fashion Business qualifications

We are pleased to confirm that our Level 3 Fashion Business Retail and Level 3 Music Performance and Production qualifications have been allocated UCAS Tariff points. Students applying for HE courses starting from September 2018 onwards will be able to … Continue reading

The Origins experience

Origins, our annual exhibition of student work, is now open for entries. Now in its seventh year, Origins showcases the best art, design, fashion and creative media work being produced by students taking our further education qualifications at FE institutions … Continue reading