This is a two year course equivalent to 1.5 A Levels plus an AS Level in Art Graphics.
This course is designed for those students who are committed to following a career in Art & Design and want to progress onto higher education courses at university level. The diploma is a work-related programme of study where students will be working to real briefs in a variety of Fine Art & Design contexts. Students will be working in Fine Art, Graphic Design, Digital and Lens-based specialisms. An AS Level in Art Graphics will also be taken as part of the course.
What could you be?
Designer for Theatre and Performance; Graphic Designer; Illustrator; Set Design for Film and TV; Animator; Textile Designer; Fine Artist and Community Art.
Where could you go?
University for The Arts London; Bournemouth; Falmouth; Plymouth; Winchester; University of The South West.
Recent student destinations: Ravensbourne; Bournemouth AUB; Plymouth University; Portsmouth University; Falmouth School of Art; Oxford Brookes University; London College of Fashion; UCA Farnham.
Grade 6 or above in GCSE Art & Design
• Two year course
• Two externally set units
Each unit is graded either:
• Pass (70 points)
• Merit (80 points)
• Distinction (90 points)