Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Art & Design
The full time course runs for 1 year (min 15 hrs per week) and the Part time course runs for 2 years (8 hrs per week).
This may course consist of:
- Visual Studies
- Fine Art
- Contextual Studies
You will also work towards a Personal Development qualification and will be involved in a range of activities, designed to improve your employability.
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Modules may include:
- Unit 1 researching, recording and responding in art and design
- Unit 2 media experimentation in art and design
- Unit 3 preparation and progression in art and design
- Unit 4 information and interpretation in art and design
- Unit 5 Personal experimental studies in art and design
- Unit 6 Extended media development in art & Design
- Unit 10 Final Major Project
BTEC National Diploma in Art and Design or an A Level pass at Grade C with 4 GCSEs Grade C to include English.
At interview, you must bring a portfolio of work displaying an interest and ability in photography and/or Art & design. Details of this will be confirmed in the email invitation at a later date.
You will be required to complete Essential Skills in Numeracy, Literacy and ICT if you do not have a GCSE grade C.
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Level 2 Technical Diploma in Art and Design
This course provides a great starting point for anyone wishing to develop their artistic skills and who are keen to progress to higher level art and design courses.
Painting for Pleasure
This course is taught in a relaxed atmosphere and the class will cover the study of form, tone, pattern, colour and texture in drawing and painting through using a variety of media such as water colour, acrylic, oil, pencil and charcoal.
Leisure Upholstery & Soft Furnishings
This course is suitable for beginners and the more experienced. You will be instructed in a variety of techniques using hand and machine stitches and upholstery skills giving you the opportunity to create stylish home furnishings and upholstery.