Certificate in Art & Design L1

Course starts usually in September
Full time course days are ( TBC )
9:15 AM - 4:45 PM
Level 1
Cost or fee remission information
Bishop Auckland Campus

Course overview

This course has been devised as an introduction to the Art area.

You will need to have had some art experience at school or at external venues. You will need to have a passion about Art.


Course requirements

A keen interest in Art.

What will I do?

As part of the Certificate in Art & Design L1 you will undertake 2 mandatory units;

  • Experiment with art and design ideas and techniques
  • Unit 02 Complete a final art and design project

Plus 2 other units

As well as the practical portfolio there is written assignments and tasks to complete.

The course is 3 days (extra days and evenings around the gallery times) where you will be studying your main qualification, Maths and English at GCSE level (only if you do not have an A-C or 4-9 Grade).


What will it give me?

A Level 1 Certificate in Art and Design.

Materials needed

Art equipment as stated on interview

A5 – A3 Portfolio

Basic stationery

What can I do when I finish?

If you have successful complete this course with good grades and attendance you will be interviewed for the Level 2 Diploma in Art

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