• 98%

      of our students have progressed to a positive destination.

      Sunderland College destination data, 16-18 year olds, 2017/18 academic year.

    • 93%

      of our students agreed that the teaching on their course is good.

      Sunderland College On-programme Survey 2018

    • Free meals

      Eligible students may be entitled to bursaries and free meals.

    Start Date:Duration:Level:Course location:Course Type:
    01/09/20201 YearLevel 2Bede CampusFull-time Vocational

    What’s it all about?

    If you enjoy art and design and would like to develop your practical and creative skills then this course is ideal for you. It?s also a good starting point for people wishing to study art and design to a higher level.

    You’?ll need a minimum of two GCSEs at grade D, one of which should be in an art and design subject.

    What ar

    Study levelCost
    19+please enquire

    The course is mainly taught through practical methods in well equipped studios. The course also includes visits to museums and galleries where you will learn to look at and record the work of other artists and designers.

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    What’s next?

    If you are successful on the course and achieve a merit grade then you will be able to progress onto a level 3 Extended National Diploma in Art and Design, Graphic Design or other Art and Design Extended National Diploma subject. All of which open up opportunities to work in a wide variety of art and fashion based industries.

    98%of our students progress to a positive destination

    (*Destination data for Sunderland College students aged 16-18, academic year 2017/18).

    Why choose Sunderland College?

    Our achievement rates are well above the national average.

    We are the College of the Year.

    (*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

    100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study. 

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

    We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.