A Levels

A Level Art and Design (September 2024 Start)

Start Date: 05/09/2024
Start Time: 09:00
End Date: 26/06/2026
End Time: 17:00
Day(s): Monday to Friday
Site: College Main Site


Course Overview

Students will experience and develop all the skills they need to prepare for University, entry onto a Foundation Course or Apprenticeships within Creative Industries.

Qualification Gained

  • GCE A Level in Art and Design

After The Course

University, Apprenticeship, Employment. (Career opportunities in: Fashion, Advertising, Event, Architecture, Documentary, Medical, Sports, Wedding & Portraiture).

What Will I Learn

Students will develop the practical, theoretical and written skills needed to progress in Art and Design. You will explore different genres of Art and Design such as Painting, 3D, Illustration, Print Making, Fashion and Textiles, Photography and Graphic Design which will help you to achieve a good skills base to develop your own ideas and complete high quality finished pieces. We will show you how to present your work professionally through practical portfolio and online presence. Students will benefit from working within our purpose built Drawing, Print, Photography and Ceramics studios.

Our Lecturers

The course is taught by well qualified and experienced lectures who are dedicated to ensuring student success through effective curriculum delivery and high-quality pastoral support. To support you with your studies we have a very experienced team with sector expertise, all of whom are practising artists who exhibit or publish their own work.

Teaching Learning and Assessment

Variety of delivery methods including classroom activities, discussions, presentations and directed study.


As a student, you will have weekly tutorials that are used for one to one support, progress updates, employability skills and preparation for University.

How Will I Be Assessed

Assessment will take place during a project or topic and at the end. Students will also receive regular one to one input and support with their work.

Entry Requirements

  • 5 GCSE's or equivalent for entry onto an A level programme.
  • ¬†Grade 4 or above in GCSE Art, English and Maths is desirable.

Required Experience

GCSE Art is preferred, but not essential if you can demonstrate both passion and flair for Art & Design.

How To Apply

Clicking "Apply" will add the A Level programme to your list of interested courses. During the checkout process you will be able to select the A Level subjects you would like to study.