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Art and Design (Level 1 BTEC/UAL Diploma) - Full-time

Art Design L1

Course outline

This course is accredited by the University of the Arts London awarding body, Europe's largest specialist arts and design university.

This course is perfect if you’ve got a creative talent and you want to explore your skills and get started studying in an enthusiastic and exciting environment.

You’ll learn the different aspects of art and design, as well as the experience you’ll need to bring your ideas to life.

The practical sessions will give you skills in drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, print-making and graphic design.

Projects will also develop your employability skills in being organised, planning, communicating and working with others.

You can expect to learn in our bustling campus on Stoney Street, with hands-on work and research-based activities. Our experienced and friendly tutors will help you complete a range of creative projects and assignments and develop your specific interests in art and design.

Different progression opportunities will be explored with you within art and design, media, photography, and fashion and textiles.

How to apply for this course

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Location Date

Location:

25 Stoney Street
Nottingham
NG1 1LP

Date:

Start: 8th September 2020

Course code: C000274 / Q001573

Qualification

Pearson BTEC/UAL Level 1 Diploma in Art and Design

Duration

1 year

Level Level 1
Entry requirements

You’ll need 4 GCSEs at grades 3–1 (D–G), including English Language and Maths at grades 3-1 (D–G) or a relevant Entry 3 vocational qualification and you will also be asked to sit an Initial assessment. The initial assessment must show that you are ready to study English and Maths at Level 1. If your results are lower than this, don't worry, we'll find the right course for you.

You will also need a folder of artwork.

Assessment

Assessment is based on practical tasks, projects and productions, supported by a record of written evidence.

Progression

Choose to follow with further study at Nottingham College on a Level 2 course in your chosen area.

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!

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