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Children's Book Illustration

Part-time Children's Book Illustration Level 1

Children's Book Illustration will explore what might engage and inspire a child's imagination within a picture book. Are you interested in developing your skills in storytelling and children's book illustration? On this course you will explore a variety of techniques used to create images for childr...

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When Times Where Level Day Fee UCAS Code Institution Code How to enrol?
26th September 2019 - 21st November 20199:30am - 12:00pmStroud Campus1Thursday£155Enrolment Form
16th January 2020 - 12th March 20209:30am - 12:00pmStroud Campus1Thursday£155Enrolment Form
23rd April 2020 - 18th June 20209:30am - 12:00pmStroud Campus1Thursday£155Enrolment Form

Tuition Fees

16-18

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course.

19-23

If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (English or Maths Course etc.)

If you are 19 or over and taking an English or Maths course up to an including Level 2, and have not previously achieved a GCSE Grade A* to C or grade 4 or higher, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 2 Course or Below etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying a level 2 course or below, you may be entitled to a Low Income/Benefit Waiver. If awarded, this Waiver will cover your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 3 Course or Above etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying on a level 3 course or above, and the Level 3 Legal Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may however be eligible to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the tuition fees.

Please make arrangements to pay your course fee costs at the time of enrolment. Payment is due prior to the start of your course. The option to pay via an instalment plan is available if required. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date course fees – these may be subject to change.

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Summary

Children's Book Illustration will explore what might engage and inspire a child's imagination within a picture book. Are you interested in developing your skills in storytelling and children's book illustration? On this course you will explore a variety of techniques used to create images for children's picture books. (Please note that, in the summer term, this course is condensed to 5 weeks and the lower price reflects this.) Over the 8 weeks you will be introduced to methods of creating narratives and telling story. By working through a series of workshops you will try idea generation, storyboarding, layout, use of text and final pieces. Week 1: Idea generation Week 2: Mood boards Week 3: Character development Week 4: Plot ideas Week 5: Storyboarding Weeks 6, 7, 8: Final art works Materials will be provided, but if you have some favourite pencils or materials you would like to use, do bring them. It would also be good to bring along a children's book with illustrations you particularly like.

What do I need to join?

Some drawing skills will be necessary to join this course.

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Course information last updated: Tuesday 12th November 2019 @ 10.50am (5 days ago)

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