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Level 4 Foundation Diploma in Art and Design at Telford College Of Arts And Technology - TCAT

Course description

This course offers an excellent opportunity to ambitious creative
individuals wishing to progress to either higher education or
employment. This exciting and challenging course will strengthen
your skills, within a wide range of subjects including drawing,
painting, sculpture, textiles, fashion, photography, graphics, 3D
design, ceramics, jewellery, glass, print, animation, concept art
and illustration, all supported by contemporary studies. The course
culminates with a final exhibition in your chosen subject area.
Included in the course is the opportunity to visit a wide choice of art
galleries and museums both at home and abroad. Full Time Study
Programmes are built around a collection of key elements which all
students benefit from, these include:
 
• Main Qualification in the subject of your choice
• English & mathematics qualifications for all students who have not
yet achieved A*- C grade in either subject
• Work Experience or External Work Placement which is planned
with you at the start of your course and links to your career goals
and ambitions
• Weekly Tutorial with your personal tutor
• A wide range of Enrichment Activities to support your broader
skills, such as teamwork or communication

Course content

This course offers an excellent opportunity to ambitious creative
individuals wishing to progress to either higher education or
employment. This exciting and challenging course will strengthen
your skills, within a wide range of subjects including drawing,
painting, sculpture, textiles, fashion, photography, graphics, 3D
design, ceramics, jewellery, glass, print, animation, concept art
and illustration, all supported by contemporary studies. The course
culminates with a final exhibition in your chosen subject area.
Included in the course is the opportunity to visit a wide choice of art
galleries and museums both at home and abroad. Full Time Study
Programmes are built around a collection of key elements which all
students benefit from, these include:
 
• Main Qualification in the subject of your choice
• English & mathematics qualifications for all students who have not
yet achieved A*- C grade in either subject
• Work Experience or External Work Placement which is planned
with you at the start of your course and links to your career goals
and ambitions
• Weekly Tutorial with your personal tutor
• A wide range of Enrichment Activities to support your broader
skills, such as teamwork or communication

Entry requirements

Level 3 Diploma at Merit or distinction, 2 A levels in a relevant field
at C grade with positive tutor reference, requires maths or English at
grade D or above plus a successfull portfolio of eveidence.

Assessment

Your portfolio and final exhibition will be assessed by your tutors and
External Moderation.

Further information

Higher Education in Art and Design.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Telford College Of Arts And Technology - TCAT directly.

Last updated date: 06 December 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September

Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Learner Services
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01952642237
    • Email address:
    • studserv@tcat.ac.uk

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