Activate Learning has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This course is designed to build on the existing skills of students to further develop their own creative vision. The course provides a broad base of relevant art and media skills that can be used within a career in the Creative Industries or for progression onto a diverse range of HE Degree programmes. The course allows you to specialise in a particular area, e.g. Fashion, Digital Design, Photography, Graphics, Illustration, Media, Interior Design or Fine Art, which means you would be able to build a portfolio of work tailored to your preferred career pathway.
Core units Year 1: 1 Professional Development 2 Contextual Studies 3 Individual project (Pearson set) 4 Techniques and Processes 15 Media Practices 16 Materials Practices Optional units Year 1 6 Materials and Structures 28 Communication in Art and Design Core units Year 2 32 Professional Practice 33 Applied Practice – Collaborative (Pearson set) 40 Advanced Art Practices studies Optional units Year 2 48 Conceptual Practice 50 Materials Selection and Specification 52 Moving Image
Internally assessed and externally verified. Assessment will take the form of individual and group projects, practical production, portfolios and sketchbooks, presentations and essay-writing.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Banbury and Bicester College|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMM|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Grade 4 at English and maths|
Pass at Access course is accepted
Additional entry requirements
English language requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6165||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£6165||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Oxford City Centre Campus
Clearing contact details
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
Sue Taylor, HE Admissions Co-ordinator