This course provides the opportunity to learn professional level skills in all aspects of Art and Design required for industry or study at University. You will have hands-on experience of creating a portfolio of your own original work in many disciplines ranging from fine art, graphics, textiles, 3D design and photography, depending on your specialist skills. You will work with specialist staff in excellent facilities which support you in producing materials for a portfolio and public exhibitions.

This brand new level three course provides the ideal pathway for creatively minded individual who wishes to gain skills in artistic  techniques and processes and specialise in specific areas of art and design. You will be given directed project briefs where you will design and present your own work using professional methods.

At the end of each year you will participate in a Creative Arts Exhibition where friends, family and members of the public are invited to join us for the evening to view a wide selection of student work.

Specific requirements

  • A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C including English.
    • Please click here to see grades conversions in line with the new grading system.

What will I study?

Equivalent to: 

  • 3 A-Levels

Awarding Body:

  • Pearson Education Ltd


  • Portfolio and Practical Examinations