Art and Design Level 3 at Gateshead College
Our Level 3 Art & Design programme is designed to give you more choice, more opportunity for creative expression and more chanc
This course allows you to select combined modules from the options below. You will then choose your specialist module to work on a personal final major project, build a portfolio of work for progression to Higher Education and/or employment and showcase your creative ability in a final year exhibition.
You will work with a highly specialist team of teaching staff with industrial links in the creative sector.
Student artwork is regularly displayed at the Sage and Baltic, two nationally prestigious venues in Gateshead.
- Art & Design
- Graphic Design/Illustration
- Multimedia- Interactive design.
- Four GCSEs at C or above, or a Level 2 Diploma at Merit or above, preferably in appropriate subject areas. Level 2 English/literacy is essential.
- Level 2 Math/numeracy is desirable.
- Students without either or both will be encouraged to study them alongside their main programme. appropriate experience.
Continuous assessment using class based assignments and portfolio of evidence
Fast-track to an apprenticeship
If you can’t find the right apprenticeship vacancy or you want to do some studying first - no problem. You can start on a vocational study programme then once you’re ready and a vacancy becomes available, we’ll help you transfer on to an apprenticeship
The creative industries department have been awarded a good grade with outstanding features by Ofsted. We were highly commended for our industrial links and partnerships. We're industry focused and have partnerships with a range of creative businesses and organisations.
These partnerships provide a range of great opportunities, including placements and real-world project briefs.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Gateshead College directly.