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Subsidiary Diploma in Art & Design at Landau Forte College

Course description

A two-year course which aims to advance and promote the quality and availability of work-related education for students either preparing for employment or planning to progress to Higher Education.

Six units of study:

 Visual Recording in Art and Design

 Materials Techniques and Processes in Art and Design

 Idea & Concepts in Art and Design

 Communication through Art and Design

 Fabric Manipulation

 Surface Pattern

Assessment is entirely through coursework. All work will be assessed internally and subject to external moderation.

Students will be graded pass, merit or distinction for each unit, which will then be added together, using a points system, to give an overall grade for the whole qualification. A Distinction* is equivalent to A* at A Level, Merit to a C and Pass to an E.

Entry requirements

GCSE graded A* to C in Art & Design OR BTEC First in Art and Design

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Landau Forte College directly.

Last updated date: 02 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years