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Bradford College

Entry Level 1 & 3 Art and Design

Subject Area
Arts & Media
Study Level
Entry Level, Level 1 and Entry Level 3
Start Date
September 2022
Duration
1 year
Study Mode
Full-time

  Overview

Study Level
Entry Level, Level 1 and Entry Level 3
Qualification Gained
Pearson Art and Design Level 1, Pearson Art and Design Entry Level 3
Start Date
September 2022
Duration
1 year Full-time
Study Mode
Full-time

This introductory qualification is designed for learners who may be ready to progress quickly to further study, the Award offers a basic introduction to the principles of art and provides learners with the opportunity to develop generic, transferable and sector-specific skills related to the creative industries in order for them to progress to further learning.

We also offer an optional two night residential in the Lake District where you can participate in the outdoor pursuits, such as hill walking, open canoeing and ghyll scrambling or the arts, such as botanical drawing, landscape photography and mindfulness in nature.

  Key Info

The course is based on a Programme of Study, which consists of: the vocational qualification itself; a City & Guilds Employability and Personal Development Award, maths and English, a tutorial programme and work experience where appropriate.  Learners will study both core Employability units and sector specific units over the duration of the course.

Our experienced staff will deliver a variety of practical workshops and presentations alongside independent student research.  Visits and guest speakers are also used to help enrich your learning experience.

You will plan your own projects around six key topics:

  • Formal elements of art
  • Design principles
  • 2D project
  • Introduction to print
  • Working in 3D
  • Design crafts

You will be assessed through a range of methods that include coursework, assignments and presentations.

There will be opportunities for experience of work – up to 30 hours experience of work in a variety of locations across Bradford.

Students who have completed this course before have progressed onto a higher-level Further Education courses in art or other subjects, traineeships, and full time employment.

  Fees

If you are aged 19+ and studying a Further Education Course at Bradford College, you may have to pay course fees. Course fees are dependent on the number of hours and which course is being taken.

Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement.

When you sign forms and accept a place at the College, you agree to abide by College rules and any changes made to them, and accept that we have the right to reject applicants. You also accept that there are certain circumstances that could prevent us from providing some services or programmes. These are: changes in Government funding policy, low class numbers; severe weather conditions; severe damage to buildings; circumstances which may affect the health and safety of staff and/or students, or any other relevant circumstances outside the reasonable control of the College. In these cases, we reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service.

  Overview

Art and Design Level 1

Study Level
Entry Level, Level 1
Qualification Gained
Pearson Art and Design Level 1
Start Date
05/09/2022
Duration
1 year Full-time
Study Mode
Full-time

This introductory qualification is designed for learners who may be ready to progress quickly to further study, the Award offers a basic introduction to the principles of art and provides learners with the opportunity to develop generic, transferable and sector-specific skills related to the creative industries in order for them to progress to further learning.

We also offer an optional two night residential in the Lake District where you can participate in the outdoor pursuits, such as hill walking, open canoeing and ghyll scrambling or the arts, such as botanical drawing, landscape photography and mindfulness in nature.

  Key Info

Employability Units:

  • Safety at work,
  • interview skills,
  • ICT art careers project,
  • planning for your progression,
  • Rights and Responsibilities

Vocational Units:

  • Developing a personal progression plan,
  • creating an art image using 2D material,
  • Produce a mood board

You should have keen interest in art and achieved a minimum 2 GCSE at grade 2 or E or above. Entry level 3 qualifications with minimum Entry 3 at Maths and English are also accepted.

English and/or Mathematics will be included in your timetable if you have not achieved a GCSE at grade 4 or above in these subjects when you start your course.

You will be assessed through a range of methods that include coursework, assignments and presentations.

There will be opportunities for experience of work – up to 30 hours experience of work in a variety of locations across Bradford.

Students who have completed this course before have progressed onto a higher-level Further Education courses in art or other subjects, traineeships, and full time employment.

  Fees

If you are aged 19+ and studying a Further Education Course at Bradford College, you may have to pay course fees. Course fees are dependent on the number of hours and which course is being taken.

Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement.

When you sign forms and accept a place at the College, you agree to abide by College rules and any changes made to them, and accept that we have the right to reject applicants. You also accept that there are certain circumstances that could prevent us from providing some services or programmes. These are: changes in Government funding policy, low class numbers; severe weather conditions; severe damage to buildings; circumstances which may affect the health and safety of staff and/or students, or any other relevant circumstances outside the reasonable control of the College. In these cases, we reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service.

  Overview

Art and Design Entry Level 3

Study Level
Entry Level, Entry Level 3
Qualification Gained
Pearson Art and Design Entry Level 3
Start Date
05/09/2022
Duration
1 year Full-time
Study Mode
Full-time

This introductory qualification is designed for learners who may be ready to progress quickly to further study, the Award offers a basic introduction to the principles of art and provides learners with the opportunity to develop generic, transferable and sector-specific skills related to the creative industries in order for them to progress to further learning.

We also offer an optional two night residential in the Lake District where you can participate in the outdoor pursuits, such as hill walking, open canoeing and ghyll scrambling or the arts, such as botanical drawing, landscape photography and mindfulness in nature.

  Key Info

Employability Units:

  • Safety at work
  • interview skills
  • ICT art careers project
  • planning for your progression
  • Rights and Responsibilities

Vocational Units:

  • Candidate project

There are no entry requirements for this level apart from an interest in the specified subject and the ability to commit to positive behaviours and attendance.

English and/or Mathematics will be included in your timetable if you have not achieved a GCSE at grade 4 or above in these subjects when you start your course.

You will be assessed through a range of methods that include coursework, assignments and presentations.

There will be opportunities for experience of work – up to 30 hours experience of work in a variety of locations across Bradford.

Students who have completed this course before have progressed onto a higher-level Further Education courses in art or other subjects, traineeships, and full time employment.

  Fees

If you are aged 19+ and studying a Further Education Course at Bradford College, you may have to pay course fees. Course fees are dependent on the number of hours and which course is being taken.

Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement.

When you sign forms and accept a place at the College, you agree to abide by College rules and any changes made to them, and accept that we have the right to reject applicants. You also accept that there are certain circumstances that could prevent us from providing some services or programmes. These are: changes in Government funding policy, low class numbers; severe weather conditions; severe damage to buildings; circumstances which may affect the health and safety of staff and/or students, or any other relevant circumstances outside the reasonable control of the College. In these cases, we reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service.

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