Level 1 Art, Design & Media at East Sussex College Hastings
During this one-year course you will use your passion for being creative to learn about and explore different materials and processes used in the creative industries.
Over the course of the year you will be able express your creative talents in Art, Design and Media. Our experienced and professional tutors will help you to develop your Art and Design ideas and skills. You will be able to learn techniques in drawing, painting, printmaking and ceramics, while exploring the history of art and design, and experimenting in 2D and 3D. English and Maths will also be a mandatory part of this course.
Topics throughout the year will include:
* Digital Art
* History of Art and Design
Entry certificate or 2 GCSE’s E - G or a strong portfolio of Art work
Your assessments will be 100% coursework based, which may include working on 'live projects'. Last year, students had the opportunity to create artwork and ceramics for the Hastings Pier Charity. Your Final Project in the 3rd term will be externally assessed by the UAL Exam Board.
You may be required to purchase your own materials such as sketchbooks, pens, paints, brushes, and memory sticks. As a SCCH student you will be able to get 10% off in our Plaza Art Shop. You may also have the opportunity to attend a number of trips and visits which may incur additional costs.
Once you have successfully completed this course you will be ready to progress on to one of our Level 2 courses in Art & Design or Creative Media or Games Animation.
There are a number of career opportunities available to you in the art and design industry such as: a graphic designer, web designer, photographer, illustrator, jewellery designer or fine artist.
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.