Start Date6 Sep 2021
Course: BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma Art & Design (Arts Practice)Campus: Strand RoadType: Full TimeStart Date: 06/09/2021Fees:
- Site location Strand Road
- Unit 1: Professional Development
- Unit 2: Contextual Studies
- Unit 3: Individual Project (Pearson set)
- Unit 4: Techniques and Processes
- Unit 15: Media Practices
- Unit 16: Material Practices
- Unit 32: Professional Practice
- Unit 33: Applied Practice Collaborative project ( Pearson - set)
- Unit 40: Advanced Art Practice Studies
UK Requirements32 UCAS points at A-Level (must include Art or Art related subject) together with 4 GCSEs (Grade C or above) to include Art, Maths and English (Level 2 Essential Skills in Numeracy and Literacy will also be accepted); OR Level 3 Extended Diploma in Art and Design; Level 3 Art and Design Foundation Diploma; or equivalent Level 3 qualification.Interview and Art Portfolio to A2 standard also required.You will be required to present a portfolio of work demonstrating your suitability and aptitude for this course at interview. Minimum age for entry will normally be 18, which may be waived in exceptional cases.
ROI Requirements32 UCAS points and 4 OLCs subjects at Leaving Cert (Grade 04 or above) which must include Art, English and Maths. Interview and Art Portfolio to A2 standard also required. You will be required to present a portfolio of work demonstrating your suitability and aptitude for this course at interview. Minimum age for entry will normally be 18, which may be waived in exceptional cases.
Students are not required to undertake work placement
Further StudyOn completion of the course you can to progress into a relevant degree programme at university with exemption of Year 1 and 2 in some cases, or seek employment opportunities in this field.( University places are most often subject to interview)
Career ProspectsProfessional Practicing Artist Gallery Assistant/ Curator Education/Teaching Studio assistant working within the Creative Industries.
When I finish my Foundation Degree I’d like to go on to University and do a Bio-Medical Degree and eventually work in a forensic lab.Suzanne Ramage
The College has helped me become a better musician. I started at NWRC, now I'm supporting Robbie Williams at Hyde Park!ROE (Roisin Donald)