This course is ideal for students who don’t have a great deal of art and design experience and wish to develop their practical skills and knowledge further, or require to build a portfolio of work in order to progress onto one of our Level 3 Extended Diploma courses. The course will enable you to develop your drawing, painting and making skills through a series of art and design activities, and you’ll be introduced to a range of specialist areas such as Graphics, Fine Art, Textiles, Fashion, Print-making and 3D work using wood, metal and clay. This will allow you to build a portfolio of work and gain the qualifications needed to progress to level 3 courses. In addition, all students are expected to attend Functional Skills or GCSE classes in Maths and English
Grade C or above GCSE in relevant Art subject. Satisfactory portfolio.
Progress on to Level 3 course