About the course
The diploma introduces you to basic Art & Design practices, skills and techniques. You will have the opportunity to work with interesting and diverse projects whilst gaining a valid understanding of the subject. You will experiment with your ideas, look at the work of other artists and designers and build a creative portfolio. You will be given the chance to develop your skills and self-confidence in a mature, friendly and safe environment.
The course is broad and allows you to explore a range of art & design disciplines, and help you progress to one of our level 3 courses in Creative Arts & Media.
This course is part of a wider study programme, which includes a tutorial and personal development element, work experience opportunities through outside set projects and design challenges, development of English and Maths Skills through embedded activities.
Our entry requirements for level 2 is least 4 GCSEs or equivalents at D Grade including at least either Maths and English at GCSE or Functional Skills. We can also consider successful completion of an Level 1 vocational qualification.