Art & Design Level 1
Type: Full Time
Subject: Art, Design and Photography
Start Date: 31 August 2022
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
You could finally let your imagination loose with our Level 1 Art and Design course. So if you feel your strength lies within the creative side of you and you enjoy bringing ideas to life through images and drawing then this course is for you!
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 2/E or above including English and Maths (or English and Maths at L1) and the ability to demonstrate an interest in the subject. Should entry requirements not be met we are open to review an applicant's grades/achievements on an individual basis and take into account creative ability.
What is covered
This course will enable you to explore your skills through learning various aspects of
art and design through the use of materials and techniques, exploring 2D and 3D visual language, digital techniques and basic design principles. You will also carry out your own personal project.
You will work in a stimulating and exciting environment with our experienced and
How is the course assessed
Assignments and final major project.
What can this course lead to
This introductory course will give you a great idea of what is involved in art and
design, and you can use it to move up to courses such as Level 2 Art and Design or
other level 2 qualifications providing you pass the Level 1 Art and Design course.
Are there any additional costs
There may be costs involved for lockers and sketch books, gallery and exhibition trips. All learners should have a basic art kit which they can add to throughout the year. A list of recommended materials and equipment will be provided as a guide.