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Art and Design

Choices Art Design

The Art and Design department has spacious art, fashion, photography and digital i-media  studios with a large variety of resources to support our learners. All of our workshops and studios are fully equipped with commercially relevant resources including state-of-the-art  Apple Mac and PC multimedia suites with relevant software and facilities.

Students achieve very high standards and often progress onto a post-16 course where they regularly win awards and competitions. Recent accolades include Winners and Highly Commended Awards in the Nottingham Young Creative Awards 2016.

Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award in Art and Design

This course provides learners with the opportunity to develop a range of skills and techniques in the fields of art and graphic design. They will work practically with a range of visual arts media. The course allows learners the chance to develop skills and acquire a new level of understanding about Art and Design. Learners discover their strengths by working across a range of projects.

Hours: 120 GLH

Pearson BTEC Entry Level 3 Award in Art and Design

This qualification gives schools and students the opportunity to choose from a range of different subjects within Art and Design, including drawing, painting, printmaking, 3D design and mixed media. The tutor is given the flexibility to offer units of particular interest to learners.

Hours: 60 GLH

NCFE Level 1 Introductory Award in Music Technology

This qualification aims to:

  • Provide an introduction to music technology and the recording process
  • Develop an understanding of the music technology process
  • Develop and use ICT, communication, project management, time management and team
  • working skills 
  • Provide an opportunity to develop creative and technical skills

Hours: 30 GLH

Additional Costs

Per learner (subject to change):

  • Certification and Registration:
    • BTEC Award - £48.30
    • BTEC Certificate - £78.90
    • NCFE - £22.00
  • Consumables: £25


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