90 Credit Art and Design L3

09 September 2019 - 19 June 2020
Full time course days are ( Mon Thur Fri )
9:15 AM - 4:45 PM
Level 3
3345.00 an Advanced Learner Loan is available
Bishop Auckland Campus

Course overview

The 90 Credit Art and Design L3 has been devised for learners who have either completed the level 2 Diploma in Art or have achieved high marks at school in Art and in 3 other subjects.

Course requirements

What will I do?

Whilst studying the 90 Credit Art and Design L3 you will complete tasks and assignments which include both theory and practical working on and off site.

You will complete 4 mandatory units:

  • 1 Visual Recording in Art and Design
  • 2 Materials, Techniques, and Processes in Art and Design
  • 3 Ideas and Concepts in Art and Design
  • 4 Communication Through Art and Design


Plus 5 extra units – 9 in total


You will also need to attend GCSE Maths and English (unless you have a A-C grade or the new 4-9). You will also attend group tutorials.


What will it give me?

BTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in Art and Design

Materials needed

·         Art equipment as stated on interview

·         A5 – A3 Portfolio

·         Basic stationery

What can I do when I finish?

Once you have built your skills you may progress on to the level 3 Extended Diploma where you will gain UCAS points that are required for university entrance.


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