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BTEC Level 2 Art and Design at Bath Community Academy

Course description

Bring out the artistic side in you with art and design level 2 and explore a wide range of media

You are also given the opportunity to develop and apply skills in English and mathematics in naturally occurring, work related context. You will apply the skills and knowledge gained from the core units when studying the optional units.

Course Overview
Year 1

Unit 1: Introduction to Specialist Pathways in Art and Design
Unit 2: Creative Project in Art and Design
Unit 3: Communicating ideas in 2D
Unit 4: Communicating ideas in 3D
Unit 5: Developing an Art and Design Porfolio
Unit 6: Investigating Contextual References in Art and Design 

You will be given the opportunity to study in at least three of the media listed below:
Design Crafts
Fashion and Textiles
Product Design
Visual Arts
Visual Communication 

Year 2

This is a one year course with the possibility of leading to Level 3 Art & Design


Entry requirements


Future opportunities

This course provides both the starting point for possible further study within art or employment in an extensive range of creative, administrative and technical roles. The wide range of companies in the sector include those that design and make craft products, those that operate in the fashion and textiles sectors or provide product design services, and those in the wide-ranging visual arts and visual communications sectors.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bath Community Academy directly.

Last updated date: 20 April 2015

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