I am trying to fill out the application form for the foundation course in art and design (Kingston and CSM). I am from Austria and our school system is completely differenent compared to the UK.
There is one point on my application form where a reference has to be filled out.
My question is who can be my referee? I am working now as a creative assistent for a newspaper but don't have a convenient education (old teachers can't fill out the form).
Can a colleague at work talk about my recent work?
I could not find further informations. How long has the reference be and which informations are important? Is a reference very important to them?
Thank you for your answer!
reference letter foundation art and design Watch
- Thread Starter
- 04-01-2013 15:05
- PS Reviewer
- 05-01-2013 01:20
The UCAS site has advice for who can write your reference. Getting one from employment is fine, but it needs to be done by a line manager or someone in a more senior role than you.
There's information on what a reference should include here. The limit for a reference is the same as for your personal statement - either 47 lines or 4000 characters, whichever comes first.