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Creative Computing, Graphics & Media Edexcel Entry Level at Tower Hamlets College

Course description

If you are interested in computers and are inspired by art and imagery, then this could well be the course for you. You will learn how to find, display and communicate information using IT alongside improving English, Maths and Computing. Work skills are also included in the course, should you decide that employment is the progression route for you, enabling you to develop your communication and social skills.

On this course you will learn about new processes using both traditional and digital techniques alongside developing your ability to communicate orally and in writing. You will complete a range of projects based around professional briefs.

For example:

  • Logo Design
  • Swatch Watch Design
  • Character design for Computer Games

Trips to museums and art galleries to investigate paintings and sculpture are an essential part of the course.

Course content

  • How to use Photoshop to develop your design skills
  • How websites, the internet and advertising are used in the media
  • How to use computing software to create your own animation
  • Maths
  • English

Entry requirements

  • An enquiring mind and serious interest in developing your creative potential


Assessment is continuous, with plenty of feedback from teachers to help you complete the assignments set. The atmosphere we build upon is creative, encouraging and above all designed to be enjoyable and rewarding.

Future opportunities

  • You can study our Level 1 BTEC courses. This Diploma is part of Foundation Learning, a broad qualification that gives young people skills for employment and for life.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Tower Hamlets College directly.

Last updated date: 05 May 2016
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