Faculty of Creative Industries

Undergraduate

BA (Anrh) Theatr a Drama
BA (Anrh) Theatr a Drama yn canolbwyntio ar berfformio ac ar y berthynas rhwng perfformio a phrofiadau ymarferol, gwybodaeth o'r cyd-destunau a dealltwriaeth ddamcaniaethol.
BA (Hons) Advertising Design
USW's Advertising Design course in Cardiff will help you gain a wealth of creative and technical skills, and the ability and confidence to work in the fast paced and ever changing world of advertising.
BA (Hons) Animation (2D and Stop Motion)
The BA (Hons) Animation degree in Cardiff provides opportunities for plenty of hands-on experience of traditional and digital animation techniques.
BA (Hons) Computer Animation
USW's BA (Hons) Computer Animation degree in Cardiff will develop your creative talents and help you gain technical skills.
BA (Hons) Computer Games Design
Study USW's Computer Games Design degree in Cardiff and explore key concepts of games and character design, 3D modelling, game mechanics, pitching, project management and key development techniques.
BA (Hons) Creative Industries (Photography) (Top Up)
The BA (Hons) Creative Industries (Photography) course gives students the professional skills needed for a career in today's varying photographic industries. This one year top-up award is for students who have already spent two years on a relevant photographic course or industry-related award.
BA (Hons) Creative Music Technologies
The University of South Wales' Creative Music Technologies degree offers a chance to be inventive in using audio technologies to create music and sound. You’ll study how new and emerging technologies and digital platforms can be used to create performance, production, and sound design.
BA (Hons) Dance
Study dance in Cardiff at the University of South Wales. Our innovative dance degree explores a wide range of dance styles including ballet, contemporary dance, and popular dance (for example, hip hop, street dance, and folk dance).
BA (Hons) Documentary Photography
This world renowned Documentary Photography course in Cardiff blends the traditions of documentary storytelling with the most exciting innovations in contemporary photography.
BA (Hons) Fashion Design
Study fashion design in Cardiff, the fashion capital of Wales. The BA (Hons) Fashion Design degree combines core skills such as fashion communication and garment construction to produce award-winning graduates.
BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing and Retail Design
The University of South Wales' BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing and Retail Design degree offers the skills you need for a career in fashion retail and marketing, as well as the creative and technical ability to produce original materials for promotion across different media. Graduates can pursue careers as a fashion buyer, visual or online merchandiser, or a retail brand manager.
BA (Hons) Fashion Promotion
If you love fashion, design and consumer culture, this Fashion Promotion degree in Cardiff introduces you to a range of communication methods, while exploring the importance of brand identity, evolving consumer markets and the role of fashion in contemporary society.
BA (Hons) Film
This is a world-renowned Film degree, teaching students to tell powerful, original stories through film. It focuses on film-making practice, craft skills and creative storytelling.
BA (Hons) Film Studies
The University of South Wales' Film Studies degree in Cardiff is a fantastic opportunity to engage critically and theoretically with the art form and develop practical skills in scriptwriting.
BA (Hons) Game Art
Study BA (Hons) Game Art in Cardiff and get the specialist training to become a 3D games artist in this rapidly developing industry.
BA (Hons) Graphic Communication
On the well-established BA (Hons) Graphic Communication course at the University of South Wales, you’ll develop skills that are essential for creative communication, including printed media, advertising, corporate branding, publicity, editorial, and information and interactive web design.
BA (Hons) Illustration
The BA (Hons) Illustration course in Cardiff focuses on developing the design, drawing and illustration skills required for original and creative illustration within the sophisticated visual world of books, magazines, adverts and interactive content.
BA (Hons) Interior Design
The award-winning BA (Hons) Interior Design has been designed to prepare you for success in a growing and competitive design industry.
BA (Hons) Journalism
The University of South Wales' BJTC-accredited Journalism degree in Cardiff will teach you everything you need to know to work as an effective and professional journalist across any platform.
BA (Hons) Media Production
The BA (Hons) Media Production degree will provide you with practical skills and a theoretical understanding of radio, video, photography and new media.
BA (Hons) Media, Culture and Journalism
BA (Hons) Media, Culture and Journalism is both stimulating and academic, and focuses on the relationship between mass media, the individual and society.
BA (Hons) Music Business
BA (Hons) Music Business, studied at USW Cardiff Campus, explores the artist development process. Students will learn how to apply management principles and business skills in a creative environment
BA (Hons) Performance and Media
The University of South Wales's BA (Hons) Performance and Media degree will develop your understanding of the creative processes involved in television, film, radio and theatre, and prepare you for a variety of careers in the creative arts.
BA (Hons) Performing Arts
The BA (Hons) Performing Arts course explores acting, writing, theatre and music, alongside sound design, digital film and imagery and the uses of technology.
BA (Hons) Photography
Study a BA (Hons) Photography course in Cardiff at the University of South Wales. This established Photography degree offers a broad approach to the medium of photography and is constructed around a series of practical modules that will build your skills and nurture your creativity.
BA (Hons) Photojournalism
University of South Wales's BA (Hons) Photojournalism degree in Cardiff has been developed to produce creative and informed photojournalists ready to shape the future of this highly competitive industry
BA (Hons) Popular and Commercial Music
Study a Popular and Commercial Music degree in Cardiff and examine music in its many forms and related sub-genres, from electronica to folk, urban, rock and cutting-edge pop.
BA (Hons) Sports Journalism
The University of South Wales's BA (Hons) Sports Journalism is the only only Sports Journalism degree in Wales. You will gain live reporting experience at the highest level, and the chance to interview the top players in rugby, football and more,
BA (Hons) TV and Film Set Design
Study BA (Hons) Television and Film Set Design in Cardiff and learn how to design for productions, ranging from science fiction to period drama and light entertainment. Our graduates have gone on to work on Star Wars, Doctor Who, Celebrity Juice, The Inbetweeners, Benidorm and more.
BA (Hons) Theatre and Drama
The BA (Hons) Theatre and Drama degree focuses on the relationship between theoretical understanding, knowledge of contexts and histories, and practical experience.
BA (Hons) Visual Effects and Motion Graphics
BA (Hons) Visual Effects and Motion Graphics you will learn how to bring your creative ideas to life, using the latest digital technologies
BMus (Hons) Contemporary Music Performance
BMus (Hons) Contemporary Music Performance is for musicians aspiring to achieve a professional standard while building a career in the music industry.
BSc (Hons) Creative Industries (Popular Music Technology) (Top-Up)
Our Popular Music Technology Top Up degree is suitable for students who have already spent two years on a relevant music industry related award.
BSc (Hons) Sound Engineering
This sound engineering degree will equip you for a career in any area of sound, from live performance to film and television. You will also have the necessary business skills to develop a successful career in the industry.

Postgraduate

MA Animation
Our MA Animation course in Cardiff focuses on concept development, with an emphasis upon pre-production in the development of the final animated piece.
MA Arts Practice (Art, Health and Wellbeing)
MA Arts Practice (Art, Health and Wellbeing) offers the opportunity to develop your practice and gain experience through placements, mentoring and projects.
MA Arts Practice (Fine Art)
MA Arts Practice (Fine Art) offers a personalised course of study in which you can either explore your own specialism of fine art practice, or develop your practice across a broader range of interdisciplinary activity. In a supportive and challenging environment, you will be encouraged to be independent and enterprising in the promotion of yourself and your art.
MA Documentary Photography
USW is world-renowned for the study of Documentary Photography and this MA Documentary Photography course offers a contemporary and lively engagement, ranging from reportage to fine art.
MA Drama
Whether you are an experienced artist wishing to have the time and space to develop your practice, or starting out in your career as a theatre maker, drama practitioner, story-teller or educator, this MA Drama course will help you fulfil your potential.
MA Games Enterprise
The MA Games Enterprise is an innovative course that will give you the opportunity to develop design, production and enterprise skills using proven industry simulation techniques and collaborative practices.
MA Graphic Communication
MA Graphic Communication is a unique and innovative graphic design course that examines all aspects of contemporary graphic design and communication.
MA Songwriting and Production
This innovative MA Songwriting and Production degree will enable you to make connections and collaborations within the world of both professional songwriting, and the wider music culture.
MSc Music Engineering and Production
MSc Music Engineering and Production is designed for graduates who want to develop their skills and establish a career as a professional producer.