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Art and Design BTEC Level 2 diploma at Hull College Group

Course description

Building on the Level 1 course, students will develop their practical skills and theoretical knowledge across the broad base of Art & Design core disciplines including drawing, printmaking, contextual studies, CAD and various 3D techniques which could include ceramics.

Students will enjoy visits to galleries and trips as an essential part of this study programme.

The study programme is a combination of a vocational Art & Design qualification and
English and Maths depending on entry.

The course enables students to specialise in either: Photography, Graphics, Fine Art, Textiles, 3D Design, Interactive Media, Fashion or Illustration.

Course content

  • Drawing/Painting
  • Printmaking
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Contextual References in Art & Design

Each student has an Individual Study programme package dependant on previous qualification achievements.

Dependant on previous qualifications, Maths and English are mandatory requirements for all students who have not achieved Grade C or above in GCSE.

Entry requirements

  • 3 GCSE Graded D or above or Level 1 Diploma in Art & Design.
  • You will be required to attend an interview and show a portfolio of art and design work.
  • A satisfactory reference may also be required.

Financial information

Advice on materials will be provided at interview.

Future opportunities

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Art and Design (Fine Art, Photography, Textiles, Fashion, Interactive Media, Graphics, 3D Design or Illustration)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hull College Group directly.

Last updated date: 18 April 2016

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