Art and Design - Level 3 Foundation Diploma (UAL)

B&FC

Qualification Obtained: Foundation Diploma in Art and Design (QCF)

Course Overview

The Blackpool and the Fylde college level3/4 Foundation Studies is a pivotal qualification which supports students in the transition from general education to specialist art and design education. The qualification has been designed to encourage exploration, experimentation and risk taking. Learning through projects, assignments, presentations and group critiques will enable students to develop strong communication skills and support the transition from general to specialist art and design education. The qualification builds on learners’ prior experience, linking skills already acquired with ideas and challenges which will extend the learners’ critical independence and enable them to demonstrate a full understanding of the relevant standards required to achieve progression to higher education. It is delivered over one year, and is a progression route for learners who have completed A-levels or a Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in Art & Design or related subjects. The majority of learners completing the Diploma in Foundation Studies –Art & Design progress into higher education, with some progressing into employment or apprenticeships.

Course Entry Requirements

If you have passion and interest in creative practice, and are prepared to work towards developing your potential we want to hear from you.  Successful applicants to this course will usually have:

5 GCSEs at grade C or above including English Language plus one 'A' level pass or Level 3 Extended Diploma. 

Equivalent level qualifications, including equivalent industry experience or international qualifications will be taken into account.  An informal discussion is required with portfolio of artwork.

If you would like to discuss your qualifications or you are concerned about anything, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Study Options

Course Code: VA1FE65
Start Date: 05/09/2016
End Date: 23/06/2017

Duration: 1 Year
Location of Study: University Centre

Career Options and Progression

Modules and Assessment

Teaching and Learning Methods

Work Placement and Field Trips

Expert Tutors

Tuition Fees

Other Costs

Terms and Conditions

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Course enquiries: 01253 504 343
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Bispham
Blackpool
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