Art and Design

This course offers you a broad-based introduction into Art and Design. If working within these fields appeals, this vocational course will be a good choice for you. It will help you develop the basic skills, knowledge and qualities you need to progress.

  • Course Type School Leaver
  • Subject Area Art and Design
  • Qualification BTEC Introductory Diploma
  • Study Mode: Full Time Only
  • Course Level Level 1
  • Location Ted Wragg Building (Hele Road site)
  • Course Length 1 year
Overview

This course offers you a broad-based introduction into Art and Design. If working within these fields appeals, this vocational course will be a good choice for you. It will help you develop the basic skills, knowledge and qualities you need to progress.

  • On this course you will:
    Learn different ways of using various 2D art materials
  • Develop your practical creative skills
  • Develop your print making skills
  • Take part in theatre trips
  • Be able to go on a week’s work experience
  • Improve your ability in English and Maths
  • Learn how to create your own mood boards
  • Plan and market an exhibition of your coursework

Choose this course if… you want to develop the skills to go on to a course that will lead you into the arts industry. This course is also a great choice if you want to develop your confidence and ability to work with others in a practical environment.

What can I study alongside this course?

This course is studied on its own and cannot be combined with other courses.

Future Steps: On successful completion of this course you may be able to progress to a Level 2 course or an Apprenticeship. Some students choose to seek employment.

Entry Requirements

Standard entry requirements: Minimum of a grade 2 in English Language and Maths. If you don’t have a grade 4 in English and Maths, you will be
required to study for this alongside your course. Plus, you will need two additional GCSEs at grade 2 or above, or equivalent.
Subject specific entry requirements or recommendations: An interest in gaining a job in Art or Performing Arts is important.

Facilities

You will have access to all the college facilities, including a student restaurant, full media suite, gym and fully equipped learning resource centre.

Additional Costs

A £50 resource fee applies.

 

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