Level 2

Graphic Design


35 weeks


Rush Green


Sep 2020


Adult 19+


Graphic design

Learn a range of traditional and digital graphic design skills, and improve your skills using Photoshop and other industry-standard design software.

On the course you'll cover subjects such as typography, illustration and layout design.

You'll be designing posters, advertising, logos, packaging, magazine layouts and much more!

Coursework for each unit will go towards your overall assessment.

Lessons and workshops will take place in the studio, but you could also be visiting exhibitions or heading out on course-related excursions on any given week!

You'll need at least 2 GCSEs at grade 3 or above to study on this course.

Some of your project work will be on 'live' briefs.

This experience will help you to understand graphic design in the workplace, and should be highlighted in your portfolio.

Successfully completing this course means you can move up to study Graphic Design at BTEC Level 3.

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.