Art and Design
Qualification type: Level 3 GCE AS & GCE A
A course for motivated, creative students who wish to develop their own interest and skills in art, design and craft to further their career in a creative field, or gain entry to further education. It is essential to be self-motivated as much of the drawing and research work will take place outside of the classroom and students will be expected to visit art galleries, research artists, explore different techniques and independently develop their own ideas. You will have the opportunity to specialise in an area of Art and Design which most interests you e.g. Art, Craft and Design; Fine Art; Graphics; 3D Design; Textiles; Photography.
Progression routes: Further or higher education in areas of Art and Design such as Foundation or Degree course. Careers in advertising, architecture, product design, interior design, fashion, fine art, teaching, photography, retail, textiles design etc.