Course: BTEC Level 1 / 2 in Art and Design

Department: Art, Design and Fashion

Type: 16+

Duration: One year

The Course

This course will help to launch your career in the various areas of design, digital media or photography. You will research areas that interest you, respond to project briefs, build a personal portfolio and gain real insight into contemporary creative practice. The programme provides opportunities to explore an exciting range of locations and themes to generate innovative and individual ideas and outcomes.

What You Study

  • Digital media and photography
  • Creative projects
  • Portfolio development
  • Working to a brief
  • Communicating ideas and information
  • English and Maths, as required.

Entry Requirements

Four GCSEs at grade 3 or equivalent, preferably including English and Maths. One satisfactory reference is also needed.

Samantha Steele

BTEC Level 3 in 3D Design

Samantha received the Outstanding Achievement Award in Product Design at South Hunsley School when she was studying her GCSEs and has a real passion for digital design.