BA (Hons) Animation

Our BA (Hons) Animation is a focussed and intense course aimed at students interested in becoming a professional animator who can work across the creative industries.

BA (Hons) Creative Writing

Our BA (Hons) Creative Writing offers unique opportunities to develop a portfolio of creative and critical writing in a lively and stimulating environment.

BA (Hons) Fashion Photography

This course will develop your knowledge and understanding of the lens-based fashion industry and encourage an experimental, creative approach to produce visually striking photographs and films.

BA (Hons) Graphic Design

You will benefit immediately from exposure to the structures and disciplines of a studio environment, learning how individual and collaborative creativity combine to produce exceptional work.

BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance

We look for creative and versatile musicians who wish to develop their performance, production and technical skills to a professional level in order to prepare for a career in the contemporary music industries.

BA (Hons) Comic & Concept Art

This exciting and practical course gives students the opportunity to discover the theory, practice, and professional context of comic and concept art through a hands-on and industry-relevant approach.

BA (Hons) Fashion Branding with Communication

This dynamic course will encourage you to take a creative approach to fashion branding with communication, and develop an individual practice that is underpinned by a social, cultural, political and ethical awareness of this global industry.

BA (Hons) Filmmaking

This is a practical course - you will have opportunities to write, plan and make films amongst a community of filmmakers.

BA (Hons) Illustration

This is an exciting course with an explorative sense of creative adventure at its core. It offers fantastic opportunities for you to develop into an innovative illustrator, and learn to build and manage your own professional practice.

BA (Hons) Textile Design

Our Textile Design course has an outstanding reputation for producing innovative, professional designers.

BA (Hons) Creative Advertising

This exciting and creative course nurtures individuality through collaboration. It is designed to produce ‘Ideas That Work’ from creative professionals in advertising.

BA (Hons) Fashion Design

Our BA (Hons) Fashion Design is a three year, full time, practice-based course that embraces the diversity of fashion in the 21st century.

BA (Hons) Fine Art

Our BA (Hons) Fine Art course involves you in a diverse and creative community where you are encouraged to learn the business of becoming an artist in the contemporary world.

BA (Hons) Photography

Our BA (Hons) Photography course will encourage you to critically consider every aspect of this art form, from the composition, to the audience and post-production.

BA (Hons) Visual Communication

The course offers a multidisciplinary studio environment underpinned by design methods. A space where designers, illustrators, photographers, filmmakers and animators all work alongside one another and learn from each other’s methods and approaches.

BA (Hons) Animation

Our BA (Hons) Animation is a focussed and intense course aimed at students interested in becoming a professional animator who can work across the creative industries.

BA (Hons) Comic & Concept Art

This exciting and practical course gives students the opportunity to discover the theory, practice, and professional context of comic and concept art through a hands-on and industry-relevant approach.

BA (Hons) Creative Advertising

This exciting and creative course nurtures individuality through collaboration. It is designed to produce ‘Ideas That Work’ from creative professionals in advertising.

BA (Hons) Creative Writing

Our BA (Hons) Creative Writing offers unique opportunities to develop a portfolio of creative and critical writing in a lively and stimulating environment.

BA (Hons) Fashion Branding with Communication

This dynamic course will encourage you to take a creative approach to fashion branding with communication, and develop an individual practice that is underpinned by a social, cultural, political and ethical awareness of this global industry.

BA (Hons) Fashion Design

Our BA (Hons) Fashion Design is a three year, full time, practice-based course that embraces the diversity of fashion in the 21st century.

BA (Hons) Fashion Photography

This course will develop your knowledge and understanding of the lens-based fashion industry and encourage an experimental, creative approach to produce visually striking photographs and films.

BA (Hons) Filmmaking

This is a practical course - you will have opportunities to write, plan and make films amongst a community of filmmakers.

BA (Hons) Fine Art

Our BA (Hons) Fine Art course involves you in a diverse and creative community where you are encouraged to learn the business of becoming an artist in the contemporary world.

BA (Hons) Graphic Design

You will benefit immediately from exposure to the structures and disciplines of a studio environment, learning how individual and collaborative creativity combine to produce exceptional work.

BA (Hons) Illustration

This is an exciting course with an explorative sense of creative adventure at its core. It offers fantastic opportunities for you to develop into an innovative illustrator, and learn to build and manage your own professional practice.

BA (Hons) Photography

Our BA (Hons) Photography course will encourage you to critically consider every aspect of this art form, from the composition, to the audience and post-production.

BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance

We look for creative and versatile musicians who wish to develop their performance, production and technical skills to a professional level in order to prepare for a career in the contemporary music industries.

BA (Hons) Textile Design

Our Textile Design course has an outstanding reputation for producing innovative, professional designers.

BA (Hons) Visual Communication

The course offers a multidisciplinary studio environment underpinned by design methods. A space where designers, illustrators, photographers, filmmakers and animators all work alongside one another and learn from each other’s methods and approaches.

Textile Design student collaborates with innovative flooring company

BA (Hons) Textile Design student Zak Reilly won a brief to work with flooring company Milliken to see his designs brought to life. …

Acclaimed comic book artist Frank Quitely talks to students

In advance of the release of Jupiter's Legacy on Netflix on 7 May, critically acclaimed comic book artist Frank Quitely spoke to postgraduate students at Leeds Arts University. …

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Film by Creative Writing students premieres at Leeds Lit Fest

Students from Leeds Arts University’s BA (Hons) Creative Writing have taken part in a live streamed event as a part of Leeds Lit Fest. …

It’s a Sin writer and creator Russell T Davies speaks to students at Leeds Arts University’s Creative Networks

Russell T Davies OBE, multi BAFTA-winning writer, creator and producer talked to students about his life in the screen industry during the in conversation hosted by Creative Networks at Leeds Arts University. …

Leeds Arts University in national project to promote belonging through assessment

Leeds Arts University is working with UAL (University of the Arts London) and The Glasgow School of Art on a new collaborative project to enhance equity in student outcomes. …

New Arts Residency explores what ‘HOME’ means now

A new residency launched by Leeds Arts University staff, alumni and artists is asking public to participate online and share their experience of what home means to them with the hashtag #WhatDoesHomeMeansNow. …

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