Art and Design - Fast Track to Degree
Course Code: VA1FE97
This Level 3 Diploma in Art and Design will provide you with the skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to progress to degree level study in art and design.
The course provides an opportunity for those with an interest in the visual arts to explore, develop and test creativity, and provides a supportive transition from general to more specialised study.
You will develop a portfolio of work supporting progression into a range of higher education courses.
4 GCSEs at grade 3 (D) or above including English and Maths.
Relevant industry knowledge and experience may be accepted in place of academic qualifications.
Teaching and Learning Methods
You will be working on practical assignments where you will be producing art and design work, with a wide variety of techniques, materials, and methods.
In addition you will be given the opportunity to investigate experimental approaches to your work, combining traditional and digital methods. You will be expected to research, plan, explore, develop, produce and then evaluate and reflect on your ideas.
The primary teaching method is specialist workshop based demonstration and experimentation which is supported by individual and group based projects and briefs.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
Read our tuition fees guide.