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L1 Stained Glass AIM Certificate

Part-time L1 Stained Glass AIM Certificate Level 1 | Certificate in Skills for Working in Creative and Design Industries

This part-time course is for serious students of stained or fused glass who wish to develop their professional practice. Create your first project by choosing an additional option (jewellery or visual language). • Follow guideline instructions • Research ideas/techniques • Develop designs usi...

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27th September 2019 - 3rd July 20209:00am - 12:00pmStroud Campus1Friday£665Enrolment Form

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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

This part-time course is for serious students of stained or fused glass who wish to develop their professional practice. Create your first project by choosing an additional option (jewellery or visual language). • Follow guideline instructions • Research ideas/techniques • Develop designs using a sketchbook • Create, plan and follow a timeline • Experiment creating relevant samples • Keep a detailed log of test outcomes • Design and make glass craft project(s) • Reflect and give feedback on your achievements Term 3: Follow guidelines to complete a simple craft piece. Follow good health and safety to complete your work and give an overall evaluation of the piece. Ruth Adams taught Fired Stained Glass Painting at Central Saint Martins, where she previously gained a postgraduate qualification in Stained Glass Studies (distinction). She taught Stained Glass for 10 years at the City Lit, Central London. Ruth relocated to Stroud, where she works as a practicing artist and set up the Glass department within the Art School at Stroud Campus. She is a respected educator within this field, with an enormous amount of experience and enthusiasm to help you engage with this fantastic subject. Fee includes a sketchbook and the finest materials for test samples and a panel up to A3 size. For larger work you will need to buy some additional materials from a supplier or the tutor. If you are in receipt of benefits, a waiver may apply.

What do I need to join?

It is beneficial to have previously achieved the Level 1 AIM Award and the Level 2 AIM Award in Stained Glass, or equivalent study in stained glass, before enrolling on this course. Contact the tutor at ruth.adams@sgscol.ac.uk to discuss your suitability for this course.

How will I know how I am doing?

The tutor will give demonstrations and one-to-one support. The tutor will help you and check your work to make sure you are progressing well.

What can I do next?

You can join a daytime Stained Glass class: All Levels, Thursday mornings, 9:30 am–12:00 pm, Stratford Road Campus. All Levels, Thursday evenings, 6:30 pm–9:00 pm, off-site at the Hub Academy, Hope Mill Lane, Brimscombe. It is possible to continue to study the Advanced/Intermediate class by enrolling termly, on Friday mornings at 9:00 am–12:00 pm in the College. This runs alongside the accredited AIM courses L2 AIM Award (20 weeks) and L1 Certificate. There is also the Fusing Easter Workshop, across 4 days, if you want a really good grounding in the fused glass technique, and the Stained Glass Summer School, across 5 days in July, where you can work on individual projects.

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

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