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Art and Design - BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate at John Ruskin College

Course description

This course is a wonderfully broad and varied one year course which will allow you the chance to experience a wide range of Art & Design principles and techniques, from drawing and painting to graphic design. This course is very practical and will help you to develop and unlock your creative potential and hone your practical design skills. You will be fully trained on the specialist equipment and software with the help of a dedicated technician who will help you succeed in your projects so you can progress on to Level 3 courses in the Creative Industries field.

Course content

Examples of delivered units: Building an art & design portfolio, graphic design briefs, communicating ideas in 3D, painting briefs, art, craft and design in the creative industries, recording for creative intentions in art and design.

Entry requirements

A minimum of English Language GCSE at grade D or above (or equivalent) AND Maths GCSE at grade D or above (or equivalent) and any of the below (unless stated otherwise):


• 2 other GCSEs at grade D (or above) OR
• Level 1 BTEC Certificate (or above) OR
• Level 1 VRQ Certificate (or above) OR
• Pass at Level 1 NVQ

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact John Ruskin College directly.

Last updated date: 05 October 2016
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