The Art & Design Level 2 Diploma is an opportunity for students who wish to study a broad-based course leading to a specialism in this field. It is a practical course supported by written research into related historical and contemporary Art and Design movements and practice. It includes trips to local and national galleries as well as utilising opportunities to exhibit their work. Students will be supported to develop their Art and Design skills to the Level 2 body of qualifications to progress onto a Level 3 programme. It is an ideal course for those aiming to progress onto the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Art and Design.
|Qualification name||Cambridge Technical Diploma in Art and Design|
|Awarding organisation||Oxford Cambridge & RSA Examinations|
|Course type||Classroom based|
|Course start date||6th September 2021|
|Cost description||You will be advised to have the necessary basic materials and equipment. Other costs will be for some specialist materials for personal projects and trips. You may be asked to purchase art and presentation materials, along with print credits.|
At least 2 GCSEs graded 4-9 or A*-C, English GCSE at least grade D/3 and be able to demonstrate a keen interest in Art and Design either through previous study or independent work evidenced by a portfolio.
You will be advised to have the necessary basic materials and equipment such as pencils, pens, paint brushes, sketchbooks and a portfolio case. Other costs will be for some specialist materials for personal projects and trips such as visits to galleries and museums. You may be asked to purchase art and presentation materials along with print credits.
All units comprise of taught and independently guided practical and written assignments which focus upon the different skills needed to develop work within specific practical areas. All 6 units must be completed to achieve the full qualification.