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    Destination data, academic year 2016/17 (HNC 19+ students)

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Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 1 Year TBC Full-Time Bede Campus University Level Qualification

What’s it all about?

Throughout this course you will have the opportunity to work in a variety of exciting visual art specialisms. Throughout this course you will have the opportunity to work in a variety of exciting specialisms including painting and drawing, sculpture, photography and digital media. You will also develop your own portfolio and take part in an exhibition of your own work.

A minimum of 32 UCAS points and Level 3 qualification such as A-Levels or BTEC in a creative subject, or extensive, relevant work experience.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire You will need to provide your own stationery. You could purchase books from the recommended reading list, however, they are available to borrow from the college’s Learning Centre. You could have the opportunity for relevant trips though none are mandatory

You will learn through a range of lectures, seminars, workshops, individual tutorials, exhibition and gallery visits and self-directed study. You will be assessed on practical course work, sketchbooks and presentations.

This course is for those with a passion for art and looking for a potential future career in the visual arts sector. 

You will complete 8 units which currently include - Visual Communication in Art & Design, Ideas Generation & Development in Art & Design, Contextual & Cultural Referencing in Art & Design, Professional Practice in Art & Design, Digital Media in Art & Desi

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What’s next?

You could progress to an HND top-up in a related subject.

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93.1%of our students progressed to further study, university of employment.

(*Based on 16-18 year olds destination data, 2019/20 academic year)

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