About the course
The diploma introduces you to basic Digital Design practices, skills and techniques. You will have the opportunity to work with interesting and diverse projects whilst gaining a valid understanding of the subjects such as Graphic Design, Digital Photography, Web Design and other New Media Interfaces. 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 3 (D in the old system) 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. As the course is has level 1 criteria, we can look at lower entry requirements depending on individual circumstances.