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Do you have an interest in Art and Design?
Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, we are no longer taking bookings at this time.
We are hosting free and unique three-day art activity session for those in year 9 and 10 (ages 14-15). The event aims to encourage those students who can benefit most from what we have to offer, whatever their background, to apply to further and higher arts education.
Come and explore a range of creative subject areas:
- Creative Writing
- Fine Art
This three-day activity is designed to give you a taster of studying your chosen subject at further or higher education level. These sessions will allow you to develop specialist learning, team building, problem-solving and communication skills.
Applications must be returned by Tuesday 17 March, and places will be confirmed by 24 March 2020.
This activity will take place on the 30 March 2020 to 1 April 2020 from 9.30-15.00. Please note that you will need to commit for the whole three-day duration enabling sufficient time to complete your project. There will be a 45-minute break for lunch on campus at noon.
Arts University Bournemouth
7 Fern Barrow
Spring Art School takes place at the Arts University Bournemouth campus located at Wallisdown on the border between Bournemouth and Poole. The campus offers a series of modern, purpose-built studios, workrooms and teaching areas. The workshops and studios are well equipped to the latest in industry standards and the university offers an enviable provision of specialist computer equipment.
We were recently awarded the Gold Standard rating by the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
Please ask your parent/guardian/carer to read the student guide and then complete the online application form on this page.
Once all applications have been received, we will let you know whether you have a place or not via your school.
Places are limited so please be aware that applying for Spring Art School does not guarantee anyone a place. Where possible, we try to allocate places for those who have a creative passion. You will also be told if you are on the reserve list and we will contact you if a place becomes available.
AUB is one of the most successful higher education specialists, with an excellent national and international reputation, committed to providing the highest quality, industry relevant creative degrees.
We offer 24 degrees in art, design, media, performance and architecture, as well as a range of short courses, a unique postgraduate programme and bespoke services to business.
The University is committed to encouraging applications from those who have the potential to succeed in higher education, but who may face personal or institutional barriers.
This experience makes such a difference to student and us raising the profile of the subject and encouraging students to consider art and HE as a possibility in their future.