Art & Design Level 3 Extended Diploma at Furness College
Develop your creative skills through the use of ICT and digital photography, stop motion animation, animation, 2 and 3D modelling and graphical design as well as more traditional techniques, such as drawing and painting.
Units studied include: visual recording in art & design, ideas & concepts in art & design, materials, techniques and processes in art & design, communication through art & design, collaborative working in art & design, design methods in art & design, specialist
illustration using computer applications, digital image capture & editing, stop motion animation production, contextual influences in art & design, application, exploration and realisation, promoting art & design work, mixed media image making, drawing concept
art for computer games, drawing from observation, 3D design media, techniques & technology and film & video editing techniques.
Every full-time course will include a real experience of work. You will have the opportunity to demonstrate your skills by undertaking real briefs for local organisations. Recent partners include the National Trust, Barrow Council, Art Gene and other local community organisations and businesses.
Maths and English form part of this qualification and will be assessed at the relevant levels.
Five GCSEs at grade C or above, (including English) or other equivalent qualifications. You will need to show a portfolio of completed artwork at interview.
Portfolio assessment within college at student review sessions and external moderation of studio examined unit.
£50 per year to cover materials - paper, photo, textiles, paint, sculpture materials, visits.
Students can progress to employment and/or continue their study in the same or related vocational area within higher education such as the BTEC Level 4 HNC & Level 5 HND in Art & Design at Furness College. Progression is based on aptitude and a successful interview.
Interested? You can apply online at http://www.furness.ac.uk/course-index/course-application-form.
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How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Furness College directly.