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Creative Arts and Media : Level 1 at Gateway College

Course description

This course is designed for students who like Art and Media and are interested in drawing, painting, print making, 3D Design and like using interactive Multimedia. The units to complete are; Introduction to the creative arts and media, Developing multi- media products, Investigating interactive multimedia products, Explore mixed media and Explore 3D design crafts.


Entry requirements

To access the Level 1 course you need to have gained an Entry Level 3 qualification. You need to be keen and motivated to join in with various activities.


You will develop a portfolio of units. For each unit you will be given an assignment brief and a work log book. You will gain a BTEC Award in Art and Design.

Financial information

Free to all home students.

Future opportunities

If you gain the Asdan Short Course Expressive Arts and also complete the ASDAN COPE Certificate Level 1 you will be able to progress onto Art or Media courses at level 2.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification please visit our website at or see our prospectus..

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 06 October 2017
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