Art and Design

Art, Design and Media

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About the course

This course is structured with art and design and creative skills at the core of its programme. Idea creation through drawing development to digital content design, development and creation. You will work in our new state of the Art Digital Space #ThePlatform , working on Apple Macs and the latest software. If you are a creative and interested in using your design and flair within the Digital industries in Games Design, SFX , film or  animation. This is definitely the course for you.

What will you study

You will study 18 units over 2 years. The course is made up of  8 core modules that are compulsory and then a series of optional units that can be selected

  • Communication Technologies
  • Materials Techniques and processes
  • 3D Modelling
  • 3D Games Development
  • 2D animation
  • 3D animation
  • Visualisation
  • Project Planning and Development


Assessment is through coursework that is internally assessed and externally moderated by an examiner with 2 external assessed unit.

Entry requirements

  • Level 2 Vocational Diploma (BTEC/C&G)
  • 4 GCSE’s grade A-C or 4-9 inclusive of English and maths
  • GCSE English and Maths Grades A-c or 4-9)
  • Interest in IT, Design and Digital Technology

Cost and loans

The Advanced Learner Loan is available for this course.


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