BA (Hons) coursesIllustration

Studios and Resources


The BA Illustration course offers a a combination of multi-use studio spaces and tutorial areas, and has access to a number of University facilities, such as specialist print areas, workshops and lecture theaters. Each studio has computer access using professional iMacs, alongside print and scanning facilities, including two large format digital printers. The main studio space also has a wet area for paint-based and print-based work. We also provide a broad range of papers, drawing and painting equipment.

General Resources

40 Desktop iMacs
5 Networked digital A4/A3 printers
6 Intuos A4 Waccom tablets
A1 large format scanner
A range of high-end Epson scanners
2 Large Format digital printers
A store of digital video cameras and DSLRs
2 GoPro digital cameras
Tripods, lights, portable green screen and a variety of Canon and Nikon accessories
Mini Projectors, and overhead projectors
V8000 Risograph Printer with 5 colour drums
2 A1 light-boxes
Professional portable sound recorders, dictaphones and digital recording devices.

Printroom resources

Silkscreen printing area
Exposure unit
2 traditional etching presses for mono-prints and etching
3 relief presses for lino and woodcut
1 Plate lithography printing bed
Acid etching and aquatint facilities