Awarded in association with the University of Creative Arts, this foundation course is designed to prepare students for undergraduate study. The Foundation in Design and Creative Business course is divided into three stages and is designed to equip students with key industry knowledge and creative business skills. Taught by a team of expert practitioners, this art foundation course will cover the key areas of creative business, marketing, fashion, art and design as well as having the opportunity to develop your own creative portfolio of work. LCCA strives to provide its students with both academic excellence, career focus and a friendly environment across all disciplines. Our boutique campus is located in Tower Hill, London with a range of facilities and equipment, making it the perfect place to study.
LCCA offers students opportunities to engage with experts both on and off-campus.
Our teachers are experts in their field and will enrich your learning experience, facilitating your access to the most current industry expertise and networks across their creative specialisms.
We provide a range of top undergraduate and postgraduate programmes that are delivered in partnership with the University for the Creative Arts.
You’ll engage in a series of independent and group projects
The foundation degree courses are taught via a series of group and independent work projects whilst developing key study skills needed for progression onto an undergraduate degree. After exploring the range of pathways within the creative business, we will support you in choosing which area you’d like to specialise in at an undergraduate level.
The pathway to undergraduate studies includes the following programmes:
BA (Hons) Business Management
BA (Hons) Fashion
BA (Hons) Fashion Media and Promotion
BA (Hons) Fashion Management and Marketing
BA (Hons) Graphic Design
BA (Hons) Hospitality Management
BA (Hons) Illustration
The standard entry requirements* for this Art and Design foundation course are one of the following:
64 new UCAS tariff points, see accepted qualifications
Merit, Pass, Pass at BTEC Extended Diploma
Pass at UAL Extended Diploma
64 new UCAS tariff points from an accredited Access to Higher Education Diploma in an appropriate subject
24 points from the International Baccalaureate, see more information about IB entry requirements
And four GCSE passes at grade A*-C and/or grade 4-9 including English (or Functional Skills English/Key Skills Communication Level 2)
Other relevant and equivalent Level 3 UK and international qualifications are considered on an individual basis and we encourage students from diverse educational backgrounds to apply.
*We occasionally make offers which are lower than the standard entry criteria, to students who have faced difficulties that have affected their performance and who were expected to achieve higher results.
9 Months (part of a 4-year integrated Foundation and Bachelors degree programmes)