Course Comparison

Course
BA (Hons) Virtual Reality Design BA (Hons) Digital Design and Engineering
Award
Bachelor of Arts - BA (Hons) Bachelor of Arts - BA (Hons)
Duration
3 years 3 years
Assessment breakdown
- 100% coursework
Course type
Full-time Full-time
Placement
(+ optional placement) (+ optional placement)
Location
Plymouth Plymouth
Provider
School of Art, Design and Architecture School of Art, Design and Architecture
Entry requirements

From a minimum of two A levels.

GCSE
Grade C/4 or above in Maths and English.

International Baccalaureate
28 points overall.

T level
Merit in digital production, design and development.

Other
Applicants are not required to share a portfolio with us; however, doing so may allow us to guarantee you a place or consider applications that do not meet the normal academic requirements.

Optional informal interviews are available and take place on Zoom. Your Zoom interview will be arranged by our academic team. If you have any questions, please contact our Admissions team by email at applications@plymouth.ac.uk or call us on +44 1752 585858.

English language requirements

We welcome applicants with international qualifications. To view other accepted qualifications, please refer to our tariff glossary.

A level
Minimum of 2 A levels; General Studies accepted.

International Baccalaureate
28 points overall. If overseas and not studying English within IB, must have IELTS 6.0 overall with 5.5 in all other elements.

18 Unit BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma

DDM (Distinction Distinction Merit).

All access courses
Pass a named Access to Higher Education Diploma with at least 33 credits at merit and/or distinction.

Progression from Extended Science
Students who pass the Extended Science year are guaranteed progression to one of the Faculty’s BSc (Hons) courses and detailed advice will be provided by the Admissions Tutor.

English language requirements

We welcome applicants with international qualifications. To view other accepted qualifications, please refer to our tariff glossary.