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L2 Stained Glass AIM Award

Part-time L2 Stained Glass AIM Award Level 2 | Award in Skills for the Creative for the Creative Industries

Gain a qualification and develop design/craft skills in stained or fused glass techniques. • Make a piece of stained or fused glass • Research design ideas, looking at the work of others, and develop an original design idea inspired by your research • Plan the process of making and stick to y...

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27th September 2019 - 27th March 20209:00am - 12:00pmStroud Campus2TBC£427Enrolment 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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Gain a qualification and develop design/craft skills in stained or fused glass techniques. • Make a piece of stained or fused glass • Research design ideas, looking at the work of others, and develop an original design idea inspired by your research • Plan the process of making and stick to your schedule • Create samples to support your technical experiments and make notes of your results • Identify your strengths and weaknesses throughout the design and making processes, and reflect on how you can develop your work in the future • Follow good health and safety throughout • Complete your work and give an evaluation of the overall piece Ruth Adams taught Fired Stained Glass Painting at Central Saint Martins, where she previously completed her postgraduate studies in Glass with distinction. She taught Stained Glass for 10 years at the City Literary Institute in 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, 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?

No experience is necessary. A notebook and sturdy shoes (no open-toed sandals). Any designs and doodles that you may want to develop to discuss with the tutor.

How will I know how I am doing?

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 Stained Glass class: All Levels, Thursday mornings, 9:30 am–12:00 pm at Stratford Road Campus, enrol termly. All Levels, Thursday evenings, 6:30 pm–9:00 pm, off-site at the Hub Academy, Hope Mill Lane, Brimscombe. For those with more experience there is also an Advanced/Intermediate class running on Friday mornings, 9:00 am–12:00 pm in the College. You can enrol termly, or this also offers an accreditation option for the L1 Certificate (30 weeks), starting September 2020. There is also the Fusing Easter Workshop, across 4 days, for those seeking a good grounding in the fused glass technique, and the Stained Glass Summer School, across 5 days in July.

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