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Art and Design - Level 1 at Milton Keynes College

Course description

Are you a budding artist? Do you wish to pursue a career working in art & design? This course will help you build your knowledge and give you a good overall perspective of Art and Design techniques to develop and enhance your skills.

You will need to be working towards Level 1 English and maths and have an interest and talent in art & design.

Course content

  • Level 1 Diploma in Art & Design
  • English and Maths Functional Skills qualifications, which are designed to provide the necessary levels of English and Maths skills needed to progress to higher level courses and employment
  • Employability skills, including work based activities, CV writing and interview techniques
  • Work experience opportunities
  • Preparation for progression to the Level 2 Art & Design course.

Entry requirements

You will need to be working towards Level 1 English and Maths and have an interest in Art & Design.


You are continually assessed throughout the course by practical and theory activities, together with portfolio work.

Functional Skills are assessed by on-line exams and you will be given guidance and support to achieve these.

Future opportunities

You can progress to a Level 2 Art & Design course depending on the grades that you achieve, this includes English and Maths results.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Milton Keynes College directly.

Last updated date: 13 April 2016
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