Art & Design Level 2
Type: Full Time
Subject: Art, Design and Photography
Start Date: 01 September 2020
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
This practical course is designed to develop your interest in art and design and will introduce you to the subject areas of graphics, fashion design, fi ne art and 3D design. The course can be a really useful and practical step between GCSEs and
BTEC level 3 qualifications.
Interview Skills Assessment
You will be required to attend a Welcome Event, details will be provided upon application.
What will I need
4 GCSEs at grade 3/D or above and must include English or maths.
What is covered
The course consists of core subjects plus a final major project and specialist units by working to briefs. Core subjects include:
• Drawing and visual studies
• Contextual studies
• Exploring ideas and concepts
• Fashion and textiles
• Fine art
• 3D design
How is the course assessed
Assessment is continuous by observation and presentation of practical work and graded against specific criteria. You are also assessed through assignments and a final major project.
What can this course lead to
This course is excellent preparation to help you move on to Level 3 in Art and Design subjects (e.g. general art and design, graphics and photography) providing you achieve a Merit at Level 2 Art and Design and the English and maths you are
Are there any additional costs
There may be costs involved for lockers and sketch books, gallery and exhibition trips.