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Art and Design BTEC Diploma Level 2 at Kensington and Chelsea College

Course description

Specifically designed for 16 to 19 year olds, this Level 2 course consistently offers motivated learners the opportunity to develop their art and design portfolios. 

Course content

The course consists of 8 units which cover an introduction to: Materials, processes and technical skills in Art & Design, Drawing, contextual research, communication, 2D & 3D creative problem solving, time based work, and developing and producing personal projects. 

The course is project based with an encouragement to develop personal ideas and a commitment to the development of drawing skills as a tool for the communication of ideas.

Entry requirements

As part of your learning experience and study programme, learners aged under 19 who don’t have English & Maths GCSE at A-C will be required to undertake this either at Functional skills level or GCSE level. 

Future opportunities

Successful entry to either Level 3 or 4, Foundation and other Art courses at KCC and University. 

Further information

Kensington and Chelsea College has two sites based near Kings Road in Chelsea – with its fashionable boutiques and cafes, and Notting Hill by Portobello Road – with its world famous markets and iconic stalls selling vintage and cutting edge fashion. 

Each year Kensington and Chelsea College hosts dozens of exhibitions, shows, master classes and networking opportunities to help students raise their profile and establish industry contacts even before they have left the College.

As a young person coming to college you can expect to be treated as an adult and be given access to a wide range of support should you need it:

• Careers support
• Study support
• Tutorial support

We also run a wide range of activities and services for students to help you get the very most of your time at college:

• Student Council
• Student News
• Hair and Beauty Salons at Kensington and Chelsea College
• Nursery

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kensington and Chelsea College directly.

Last updated date: 21 April 2016
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