1. Art and Design (Foundation Diploma)

    • Award Foundation Diploma
    • Qualification Undergraduate

    Foundation Art and Design is often cited as the most enjoyable, memorable and hardworking year in an art student's education. Students who complete this broad based and highly challenging course at the University of Northampton are very highly regarded by the most prestigious art schools and universities nationally and internationally.

  2. Commercial and Creative Photography

    • Award HND
    • Qualification Undergraduate
    • UCAS Code 056W

    The HND Commercial and Creative Photography programme offers opportunities to study photography within a broad range of vocational and academic contexts, and on completion of study students may progress to the third year of the BA (Hons) Photographic Practice course within the School of The Arts, at the University of Northampton. Practical learning is underpinned by contextual and historical study. Students will also acquire a range of technical and practical photography skills, as well as knowledge in relation to reading images and idea development.

  3. Computer Games Development

    • Award HND
    • Qualification Undergraduate
    • UCAS Code 016I

    If you enjoy developing computer games from scratch, or have an interest in the expanding and exciting industry of computer games development, then apply for this innovative programme. You will focus on the programming and development of computer games as well as their graphical design in 2D formats. You will also examine the entire lifecycle of game development from the initial idea through to the final release stage. This course is available part time, allowing you to continue working whilst studying.

  4. Computer Games Development

    • Award BSc (Hons)
    • Qualification Undergraduate
    • UCAS Code II67

    If you enjoy developing computer games from scratch, enhancing the user interface or have an interest in the expanding and exciting industry of computer games development then apply for this innovative degree programme. This course will develop the technical knowledge and skills necessary for you to be able to work within the computer games industry. You will focus on the programming and development of computer games as well as their graphical design in 2D and 3D formats. You will also examine the entire lifecycle of game development from the initial idea through to the final release stage as well as the development or improvement of future games and their player platforms.

  5. Creative Writing

    • Award BA (Hons)
    • Qualification Undergraduate
    • UCAS Code W800

    This enjoyable and demanding course allows students to develop a distinctive voice as a writer. A range of writing skills is developed through a carefully planned and precisely structured approach. Students explore the poem, short story, autobiography, biography, scriptwriting and writing for performance. A dedicated team of six published writers support individual writing skills through regular, friendly workshops.

  6. Creative Writing (Joint Honours)

    • Award BA (Hons)
    • Qualification Undergraduate

    This enjoyable and demanding course allows students to develop a distinctive voice as a writer. A range of writing skills is developed through a carefully planned and precisely structured approach. Students explore the poem, short story, autobiography, biography, and writing for performance. A dedicated team of published writers support individual writing skills through regular, friendly, workshops.

  7. Digital Film Production

    • Award HND
    • Qualification Undergraduate
    • UCAS Code 216W

    This is a highly practical programme designed for anyone with a keen interest in filmmaking. The course enables students to develop specialised knowledge and skills in the area of video/moving image production and to develop the ability to transfer these skills into the workplace. The modules provide an underpinning knowledge of the moving image industry, film theory and the production process from scriptwriting to filming and editing.

  8. Drama

    • Award BA (Hons)
    • Qualification Undergraduate
    • UCAS Code W400

    If you are interested in exploring practical careers in teaching, devising or the application of performance techniques in a variety of contexts then this programme is for you. The BA (Hons) Drama emphasises the use of drama in education, educational and youth theatre, and applied performance approaches that will connect you with national and global practice. You will experience innovative strategies in teaching and learning through drama via an intensive exploration that encompasses practical and theoretical approaches, and performance styles from a range of historical and cultural perspectives.