Art and Design BTEC Level 1 Diploma at Shooters Hill Sixth Form College
This course is designed for those people interested in entering a career in the Art & Design industry such as: Graphic Design, 3D Design & Crafts, Fine Art, Photography, Textile and Surface Design etc. However, it will also act as an excellent introductory programme for those who are unsure about which Art & Design specialisation they wish to follow. On completion of this course you may progress onto the BTEC (Level 2) Diploma in Art & Design at Shooters Hill Campus. This will enable progression to a Level 3 course. Alternatively, you may enter employment into the industry and return to study further professional qualifications on a part time basis.
The course structure is made up of several units
(All related to the specialist areas above)
All of these units are internally assessed
The course is 14 hours per week for 36 weeks
Here are some examples of the units within offered within the Art and Design programme:
A project in 2 or 3 Dimensions
Explore 3D Design
Planning and running an Enterprise Activity
A Personal Project
It is a requirement that you must have studied, or can show an interest (by producing a portfolio of art work), in Art & Design before taking a Level 1 qualification. At Level 1 you should have: 4 GCSEs at Grades D – G or have gained some qualifications at Entry Level.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Shooters Hill Sixth Form College directly.