Archive for January, 2009

The Application Process: Interviews

As part of the application process, applicants may be required to attend an interview for their chosen course or courses. The following points are intended as general guidelines for interviews. Each university may offer a specific interview format, with some requiring practical assessments and tests or a review of portfolio work where appropriate. You should check […]

Creative Self Development Courses in Art & Design – Semester 2 Enrolment

At Birmingham City University’s Bournville Centre for Visual Arts, a range of shorter creative courses are on offer commencing in Semester 2. Perhaps you’ve always wanted to try watercolour painting or to take a course in photography. Maybe you’re a keen artist who would like to further develop your practice with input and guidance from […]

New Year, New Opportunities?

With the advent of a New Year, people often take time to reflect and start thinking about future aspirations. Maybe: There’s something you’ve always been interested in – like learning a new skill or hobby, for example. You’re considering a change of direction in terms of your career or professional development. You want to do […]

UCAS Early Application Deadline

Prospective students wishing to apply for full-time undergraduate courses are reminded that the deadline for receipt of on-time applications for courses commencing next September is 15th January 2009. Applications are made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service website at