19+ - Depending on your circumstances you may not need to pay fees
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This one-year course will enable you to generate a portfolio of art and
design work to support your progression onto university-level study. It will
provide you with a valuable introduction to a wide range of creative
disciplines, allowing you to explore before specialising.
The Access to
HE Diploma: Art and Design course will re-introduce students aged 19 and above
to art and design practice and prepare you for the transition onto study at
Higher Education level.
- Fine Art, Painting and Drawing
- Textiles and Printmaking
- Graphic Design and Illustration
- 3D Design and Sculpture
- Contextual Studies
Why study here?
Throughout the academic year, there will be masterclasses, educational
visits and exciting opportunities for you to work on live briefs.
will receive support and guidance from tutors with expert knowledge of the
creative industries, who are practitioners and have a good understanding of
Resources and studios are to an excellent standard,
giving you the opportunity to develop your skills to reach your full
Assignment briefs will challenge and encourage you to develop
your specialist skills in order to progress to work as a practitioner, to work
within the creative industries or onto further study.
- GCSE maths and English at grade C/4 or above or equivalent
- Successful interview with a course tutor
How to apply?
You can apply using our online application form and clicking the Next
Step button at the top of this page
For more information support
with your enquiry or application please contact Student Services by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01909
Upon successful completion of this course you could go into employment as a fine artist, animator, graphic designer, textiles designer, architect, interior designer or product designer.
We make every effort to ensure information within our online course directory is accurate and a true representation of the courses we are offering in 2018-19 or 2019-20. However, we do reserve the right to make changes if necessary.