Art and Design BTEC First Diploma

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Art and Design BTEC First Diploma

West Nottinghamshire College
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Description

This is an exciting practical course for those who are interested in exploring a wide range of art and design activities and considering employment in the art and design industry.

Description

This course of study provides you with the opportunity to develop creative and technical art and design skills, to work with a wide variety of media and materials and to develop an appreciation of art and design in a broad context.

You will complete two core units, two optional units and two specialist units.

Specialist units include:

  • Graphic Design
  • Fashion Textiles
  • 3-D Design
  • Crafts
  • 2-D Visual Arts

Functional Skills also form a part of the course.

How long is the course?

One year - 36 weeks (full-…

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Didn't find what you were looking for? See also: BTEC Level 2 & BTEC First, Art & Design, BTEC Level 1 & Entry, BTEC, and BTEC Level 3 & BTEC Nationals.

This is an exciting practical course for those who are interested in exploring a wide range of art and design activities and considering employment in the art and design industry.

Description

This course of study provides you with the opportunity to develop creative and technical art and design skills, to work with a wide variety of media and materials and to develop an appreciation of art and design in a broad context.

You will complete two core units, two optional units and two specialist units.

Specialist units include:

  • Graphic Design
  • Fashion Textiles
  • 3-D Design
  • Crafts
  • 2-D Visual Arts

Functional Skills also form a part of the course.

How long is the course?

One year - 36 weeks (full-time).

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is carried out internally by the course tutors. Coursework is continually assessed on completion of projects and assignments.

What will I study?

You will develop skills in using a broad range of art and design media, materials and technologies as well as appreciating art and design in a broad historical context.

What does the course lead to?

Progression with a Merit grade could include one of the range of BTEC Extended Diplomas that we offer, such as:
  • General Art & Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Clothing and Textiles Design
  • Multimedia Design

Alternatively, employment in your chosen career with further training.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a literacy qualification at Level 1, supported by a general education equivalent of at least four GCSEs at grade D. You must also provide a portfolio of evidence that demonstrates your creative ability.

All applicants progressing from a Level 1 programme must be able to show evidence of a high level of commitment to the programme and its demands, and demonstrate an ability to work effectively. You will also be required to attend an interview with art and design staff.

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