Level 3

Art & Design

Duration

35 weeks

Location

Rush Green

Starting

Sep 2020

Audience

16-18
Adult 19+

Careers

Art & design

You'll have opportunities to answer real 'live' project briefs within specialist areas of art and design as part of this course. Work experience placements for college-based and external clients are also arranged.

Specialist areas of art and design are covered, such as:

  • Fine Art
  • Graphics
  • 3D
  • Illustration
  • Printmaking
  • Photography
  • CAD

You'll also gain valuable visual language skills through studying the work of artists and designers from the creative industries.

Your projects will be assessed over the course of the year. There are no formal exams.

4 or more GCSE grades at 4 or above including English, OR Merit or above in an appropriate Level 2 qualification, with Level 2 Functional Skills Maths and English.

You will also need to provide a portfolio of work, as well as a reference.

You'll have opportunities to answer real 'live' project briefs within specialist areas of art and design as part of the course.

30 hours of work experience form part of the course, and work experience placements are arranged - some of them possibly in European cities!

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.