The University of Wolverhampton takes a distinctive, layered approach to the teaching of Illustration. This course offers a breadth of opportunities in the creative industry, with a Sandwich Placement involving real-life work experience in illustration. You’ll learn a broad range of fundamental illustration skills and have the chance to pursue your personal vision.
Develop your skills and ensure development with support from the Wolverhampton School of Art staff, as well as visiting practitioners. With the right support, we help students feel confident in their skills and ready to excel in the ever-evolving, fast-paced field of illustration. You’ll develop key professional skills in the process, enhancing your self-reflection, analytical and interpersonal abilities. This is facilitated through a variety of individual, peer and cross-disciplinary activities, as well as engaging in live commissions – all hosted by the University’s specialist studios.
National and international study trips will also serve to enrich your cultural and contextual awareness. Furthermore, this course offers a professional placement option, dramatically enhancing your employability upon graduation alongside the School’s commitment of presenting potential career opportunities.