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Art and Design BTEC Level 1 at Hull College Group

Course description

This course allows for broad based Art & Design study in core disciplines including drawing, printmaking, contextual studies, computer aided design and various 3D techniques which could include Ceramics. 

Visits to galleries and trips are an essential part of this study programme. 

The study programme is a combination of a vocational Art & Design qualification and English and Maths depending on entry.

The course enables students to specialise in either: Photography, Graphics, Fine Art, Textiles, 3D Design, Interactive Media, Fashion or Illustration.

Course content

  • Drawing/Painting
  • Printmaking
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Contextual References in Art & Design
  • Dependant on previous qualifications, Maths and English are mandatory requirements for all students who have not achieved Grade C or above in GCSE.

Additional vocational work will be set for students to work on in studios as Directed Personal study, outside of the above timetabled sessions.

Hours per week for this Study programme are between 16hrs and 30hrs.

Each student has an Individual Study programme package dependant on previous qualification achievements.

Entry requirements

  • No formal qualificatations are required.
  • You will need to show evidence of art and design work. A satisfactory reference may also be required.

Financial information

Advice on materials costs will be provided at interview.

Future opportunities

BTEC Level 2 First Extended Certificate in Art & Design

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hull College Group directly.

Last updated date: 18 April 2016

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