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Art & Design Level 2


Type: Full Time

Subject: Art, Design and Photography

Level: 2

Start Date: 01 September 2020

Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information

Course Length

1 Year


Level 2

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
Specialist units
• Graphics
• 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
currently studying.

Are there any additional costs

There may be costs involved for lockers and sketch books, gallery and exhibition trips.

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