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Arts and Media Level 1 BTEC Extended Certificate/Diploma at Buxton & Leek College

Course description

his course gives you the chance to explore the opportunities offered in the sector of art, design and media, and to acquire appropriate vocational skills. 

This is a very practical, hands on course during which you will: 

• Explore visual language, materials, techniques and processes in Art, Design and Media 

• Explore and develop Art, Design and Media ideas 

• Carry out a personal project 

• Take part in community art events

Entry requirements

1 GCES grade D or above in English Language and 3 GCSEs grade E or above including Maths. You’ll also need a suitable portfolio of art work.

Future opportunities

On successful completion of this course, learners will be able to progress on to a Level 2 qualification in Art & Design.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Buxton & Leek College directly.

Last updated date: 19 February 2016
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