Are you 16 – 18 and a practical person, interested in a career in Art and Design?
You will study: Drawing and Design – using a variety of media / Graphic Design / Interior Design / Ceramics / Jewellery / Glass / Functional skills – English, Maths and ICT / Visits to museums.
This is a three day a week hands-on course with projects that mirror industry where you will initially have a go at different subjects and then be able to specialise in your chosen area, with the emphasis on learning lots of practical skills, exploring ideas, being creative, and discovering what other artists and designers are doing now and in the past. You will be based in our specialist workshops and studios, equipped to industry standards, and taught by experienced professionals. In addition you will get all the basic stuff you need, like Maths and English, career advice and preparation for work, taught especially so that it is relevant to you as an emerging professional artist/designer/maker. If you complete this course you can progress onto Level 3 and prepare your portfolio for university or apply for one of the many jobs in the art and design industry. The course is designed especially for 16 to 18 year olds but all ages are welcome to apply.