Art, Design and Media (Level 2) - On The Coast - Leiston

Art, Design and Media (Level 2) - On The Coast - Leiston

Subject Area: Art and Design On The Coast (Leiston & Halesworth) Media


Course Information

  • Start Date: Sep, 2022
  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course Code: 154406
  • Entry Requirements

    3 GCSEs at grade 3 (D) including English and/or maths OR a Level 1 qualification including English and/or maths at Level 1.

    Portfolio interview and suitable reference.

    Course Overview

    This course is based at the On The Coast Leiston campus.

    This is a University Arts London (UAL) course

    This exciting 1-year creative study programme comprises of 8 UAL Units, which cover a range of Art and Design activities. You develop skills through a spectrum of safe and fun workshops including 3D, Print, Fashion & Textiles, and Graphics, as well as a core drawing programme. Continuous structured assessments allow you to track your own progress with regular supportive feedback offered in the extensive Tutorial programme.

    Functional skills qualifications run alongside the main course of study and are available where required.

    An ideal applicant is an energetic, committed, enthusiastic, and creative individual with aspirations of a career in the creative industries.

    All students who have not achieved a grade 4 (C) or above in GCSE English or maths will need to study these subjects alongside their chosen qualification.

    Course Highlights

    Study a variety of artistic subjects both in and out of the classroom as you develop your skills and progress.

    See some of the best art and design projects around as you go on national trips. Learn through first-hand experience as you work on live community projects, as well as taking part in the College’s competitions.

    Talk to local design agencies and find out what the industry is looking for and to help you decide on your future career.

    Core Skills Covered: Creativity | Research | Communication | Patience | Feedback | Evaluating

    Next Steps

    72% of students progressed to level 3 programmes. The remaining 28% have either achieved employment or are seeking employment in the creative industries.

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    Tuition Costs

    No tuition fees are payable for students aged 16 – 18 on 31 August 2022.

    For all students aged 19+ please contact Student Support.

    For details regarding fee remission, please visit our Tuition Fees page.

    Additional Costs

    There is a £50 trips and materials payment to cover specialist workshop materials and the national trips programme.