Art and Design

  • Level 2 Technical Diploma

  • 1 year full-time

You will gain practical and theoretical knowledge of a variety of disciplines and learn about subject materials, techniques and processes via realistic assignment briefs and live projects.

You will benefit from industry-standard resources including purpose built studios and workshops and have the opportunity to showcase your work to family, friends and the general public at our annual Art, Design and Media exhibition.

You will gain practical and theoretical knowledge of a variety of disciplines and learn about subject materials, techniques and processes via realistic assignment briefs and live projects. You will gain a number of practical skills by choosing one of two pathways.

Pathway 1- Art and Design:

  • Fine art drawing and painting
  • Ceramics
  • Fashion and textiles
  • Printmaking
  • 3D
  • Graphics
  • Photography

Pathway 2 -Mixed Media

  • Photography
  • Graphics
  • Digital art

Please note, studio / materials costs may apply to this course.

You will be assessed in a variety of ways, which could include assignments, presentations along with continual class assessment.

3 GCSEs at grade D or above. Equivalent qualifications are accepted, including a Pass at Level 1.

Progress to a range of Level 3 courses in Art & Design, apprenticeships or employment.

Enrolment fee: £40

Course-related fees, eg materials/equipment: £60*

*This cost is approximate and is subject to change. Some costs may be payable to the College and some may be payable to external suppliers. Further details can be obtained by contacting hello@bridgend.ac.uk. There may be support available towards these costs; please visit our website for more information.

Please note: Access to an appropriate digital device for learning is required for this course. You may be eligible for support with this; please visit our website for more information.

You will gain practical and theoretical knowledge of a variety of disciplines and learn about subject materials, techniques and processes via realistic assignment briefs and live projects. You will gain a number of practical skills by choosing one of two pathways.

Pathway 1- Art and Design:

  • Fine art drawing and painting
  • Ceramics
  • Fashion and textiles
  • Printmaking
  • 3D
  • Graphics
  • Photography

Pathway 2 -Mixed Media

  • Photography
  • Graphics
  • Digital art

Please note, studio / materials costs may apply to this course.

You will be assessed in a variety of ways, which could include assignments, presentations along with continual class assessment.

3 GCSEs at grade D or above. Equivalent qualifications are accepted, including a Pass at Level 1.

Progress to a range of Level 3 courses in Art & Design, apprenticeships or employment.

Enrolment fee: £40

Course-related fees, eg materials/equipment: £60*

*This cost is approximate and is subject to change. Some costs may be payable to the College and some may be payable to external suppliers. Further details can be obtained by contacting hello@bridgend.ac.uk. There may be support available towards these costs; please visit our website for more information.

Please note: Access to an appropriate digital device for learning is required for this course. You may be eligible for support with this; please visit our website for more information.

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