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Level 1: Certificate in Exploring the Creative Arts and Media Sectors at Loughborough College

Course description

This is a full-time course which offers a flexible and challenging programme of study, focusing on the creative arts sector. The course is designed to broaden and deepen your understanding of what careers in art, craft, and design, as well as in the media, the performing arts, and the music industry, are available and what they entail.

Course content

You'll be encouraged to reflect on your own interests and aspirations through project work which encompasses both performing arts and art and design. The content will enable you to apply your knowledge and skills in new and practical contexts; for example, when learning about planning and taking part in events and performances.

Today's workforce must be able to problem solve and work as a member of a team, as well as be able to plan and make decisions. Studying on this programme will develop your personal, as well as your employability, skills and your confidence.

You will improve your English and Maths skills throughout the course, whilst benefiting from its vocational context, and the programme supports an informed progression route to Level 2 qualifications.

Example Modules:

  • Being organised
  • Developing a Personal Progression Plan
You will also study:
  • Art
  • Performing Arts
  • Exploring Business and Employment

Entry requirements

  • No prior knowledge, understanding, skills, or qualifications are required.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, visit us at an Open Day, email or call 01509 618375.

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: 10 October 2017
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    • Student Recruitment
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01509 618 375
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