awarding body

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Spotlight on… Claire Clark, Senior Quality Officer

Tell us about your role at UAL Awarding Body and what it involves. As Senior Quality Officer I manage, maintain and develop the quality assurance processes that support UAL Awarding Body’s core business processes such as how we approve our … Continue reading

Student success stories: Past Origins prize-winner shares their experience

  UAL Awarding body caught up with Natasha Parker-Edwards, winner of  the Level 4 Foundation Origins award, 2016. Name: Natasha Parker-Edwards UAL Awarding Body Course & Level: Level 4  Foundation Diploma in Art and Design Institution when exhibiting at origins: … Continue reading

Spotlight on… Marc Mollica, Chief Examiner for Performing and Production Arts

Tell us about your role at UAL Awarding Body and what it involves. I am the Chief Examiner for Performing and Production Arts and operate within the academic standards team here at UAL Awarding Body. My role primarily revolves around … Continue reading

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