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Art and Design Diploma Level 1 at West Suffolk College

Course description

This one year course will give you a first step to gaining a national qualification in Art and Design. You will be introduced to a wide range of creative skills and develop your imagination. You will study introductions to drawing, painting, ceramics (clay work), printmaking and digital computer art/illustration. We can guarantee you an exciting course that will develop your confidence and skills. This course naturally progresses to our Level 2 courses and, in turn, a future in the creative industries.

Course content

This one year course will give you a first step to gaining a national qualification in Art and Design. You will be introduced to a wide range of creative skills and develop your imagination. You will study introductions to drawing, painting, ceramics (clay work), printmaking and digital computer art/illustration. We can guarantee you an exciting course that will develop your confidence and skills. This course naturally progresses to our Level 2 courses and, in turn, a future in the creative industries.

See some of the work our students have created on behance.net.

Any student aged 16 to 19 who does not hold a GCSE A* to C (9 to 4 on the new grading structure) or equivalent qualifications in Maths and English by age 16 will need to continue to study these subjects in each academic year.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry qualifications and no art-work is needed to start the Level 1 in Art & Design. Applicants will be invited to an interview to view the School of Art and Design and meet the Course Director. The outcome of this will determine your suitability for the course.

Assessment

UAL Art & Design Diploma Level 1.

Financial information

Free for 16 to 18 year olds.

 

Future opportunities

This course is equivalent to 2 GCSEs. It is anticipated that successful learners will progress to our Level 2 Diploma in Art and Design course at West Suffolk College. Students wishing to enter employment or progress to a different subject area will be fully supported in this.

 

Further information

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How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact West Suffolk College directly.

Last updated date: 12 December 2016
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