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Art & Design Level 2


Type: Full Time

Subject: Art, Design and Photography


Start Date: 02 September 2019

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 qualifi cations.

Interview Skills Assessment

You will be required to attend a Welcome Event, details will be provided upon application. If you have other qualifications and/or relevant experience you will be fully considered and may still be able to study for the course. You may be asked to attend a second interview to show portfolio work.

What will I need

4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or above or a Level 1 Diploma in Art and Design. You must also have achieved a grade D/3 or above in English and/or maths.

What is covered

The course consists of core subjects plus a fi nal 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 maths and English you are currently studying.

Are there any additional costs

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

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