Creative Design Industries
T Level - Craft & Design (Ceramic Design) - (September 2024 Start)
Start Date: Between 01/08/2024 and 31/07/2
Site: College Main Site
Discover the dynamic realm of Ceramics through the launch of our T Level in Craft and Design (Ceramics Maker). This comprehensive two-year programme is meticulously designed for aspiring Ceramicist. As you embark on this educational journey, you'll acquire an array of skills, including hand building techniques, wheel throwing, clay preparation, glazing, kiln firing, surface decoration, clay and glaze chemistry, design & aesthetics, all underpinned by the essential foundations of the craft. What makes our programme truly exceptional is its profound emphasis on practical experience. Throughout your course, you'll engage in an industry placement, seamlessly integrating hands-on knowledge with your academic pursuits. Whether your aspirations lie in pottery, production, or craft mastery, this T Level serves as your gateway to a fulfilling career.
Our teaching team in the Creative department comprises of dedicated and passionate educators, each member brings a unique blend of expertise, creativity, and unwavering commitment to the table. Their innovative approaches to teaching, combined with a wealth of experience in their respective fields, not only inspire our students but also create an environment of constant growth and exploration. Beyond their role as educators, they are mentors, pushing the boundaries of creative expression and instilling a strong work ethic in our students. Together, this exceptional team fosters an atmosphere where imagination knows no bounds, and students are encouraged to embrace their creativity to the fullest.
How Will I Be Assessed
There is work employer set projects and externally assessed exams throughout the T Level.
5 GCSE's at 4 and above and that must include English and Maths.