If you wish to work in the Creative Arts industry, then this is the course for you. The course focuses on the development of practical skills, practical exploration of ideas, concepts across a range of different mediums, methods, techniques and conceptualisation that are considered fundamental to Art & Design. When undertaking practical assessments, you are expected to perform to an industry standard and use your own initiative to research required topics. The programme is designed to prepare you for employment in the exciting world of creative industries within areas such as visual art, Fine Art, Print, Ceramics, Fashion and more. You will also undertake termly industry related enrichment visits to local and national galleries and events and will receive visiting artist lecturers and yearly artist residencies will enhance your learning experience.
Specialist units will develop your skills, knowledge and understanding relevant to specific creative activities with different mediums and techniques and in the creation of your own professional portfolio including: Year 1 Professional Development Contextual Studies Individual Project (Pearson-set) Techniques & Processes Media Practices Material Practices Communication in Art & Design Printmaking Year 2 Professional Practice Applied Practice - Collaborative Project (Pearson-set) Advanced Art Practice Studies Conceptual Practice Moving Image Advanced Life drawing You will also produce a professional portfolio showcasing a range of processes and techniques, commercial, cultural and visual awareness, there will also by opportunities for suitable students to undertake work experience with local artists and to work on regional projects.
100% coursework including presentations, projects and live briefs. One externally set brief by Pearson (Unit 1).
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Unfortunately, we do not accept Tier IV International applicants
Other qualifications at Level 3 are also considered including those issued by UAL, NVQ and VRQ. In addition, students must have GCSE English and maths at Grade C/4 or above. Equivalents such as Functional Skills Level 2 are also considered. Mature students are welcome to apply with no formal qualifications but with a minimum of three years relevant industry experience.
Additional entry requirements
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Fees and funding
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.