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Art & Design BTEC Level 3

This course is for students wishing to specialise at a later stage in one specific pathway i.e. Applied & Graphic Design, Fashion/Textile/Surface Design, Interior Design, Architecture, Photography & Film, 3D Design. This course can be tailored to your own personal interests as you get to choose the topics you study. For example photography, sculpture, print making, textiles and animation.

+ Course details and future career paths

The Foundation Diploma consists of four Mandatory Units:

  • Visual Recording and Communication
  • Critical and Contextual Studies in Art and Design
  • The Creative Process
  • Materials, Techniques and Processes in Art and Design

In addition to the four mandatory units you will choose a further two Optional Units from a list of eight, which can be tailored to suit your own personal interests E.g. photography, sculpture, print- making, textiles and animation.

The Extended Diploma consists of seven Mandatory Units:

  • Visual Recording and Communication
  • Critical and Contextual Studies in Art and Design
  • The Creative Process
  • Materials, Techniques and Processes in Art and Design
  • Developing an Art and Design Portfolio
  • Managing a Client Brief
  • Developing and Realising Creative Intentions

+ Progression

Students may progress onto careers as:

  • Model maker for TV and films
  • Stage and set designer
  • Photographer
  • Graphic designer
  • Illustrator
  • Fashion designer
  • Product designer
  • Jeweller
  • Fashion stylist
  • Architect
  • Interior design
  • Gallery and museum curator
 

How to find us.

Recreation Road
Durrington
Wilts
SP4 8HH

Phone: 01980 652 467
EMAIL: Admin@avonvalleycollege.org.uk

 
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