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The UAL Awarding Body Level 2 Award in Art and Design has been developed to provide students with an interest in creativity, art and design with the opportunity to explore different creative disciplines, materials, methods, processes and introduce theoretical skills that underpin creative practice. This course is also a potential stepping stone into further progression Arts studies for students wishing to progress into further education in the future, such as Access to HE level 3 Art and Design.
This course is intended to provide students with an early test of their
commitment, motivation and interest in the subjects of art and design. It also
provides an opportunity for to explore and develop skills, knowledge and
understanding of arts practice.
How will I learn?
Throughout the course, students will engage in a series of practical projects and critical studies, guided by experienced tutors who are passionate about the subject and dedicated to nurturing students' artistic growth. Students will develop their practical skills and expand their own creative responses to a brief.
The first ten weeks of the course are focused on skills workshops, learning
different creative practices, skills and techniques informed by research. The
second part of the course, students will be responding to a creative brief and
using the techniques and skills they have learnt to create a visual portfolio of
work and knowledge.
No previous experience is required, all we ask is that students have an Interest in creativity, art and design, and be willing to explore different materials and methods.
What can I do next?
Access to HE Art & Design, Access to Media Make-up & Hair Design, L2 Diploma Art, Design & Photography, L3 Creative Practices: 2D & 3D Fine Arts , L3 Creative Practices: Design & Material Applications
This course can be free for students who are on certain benefits or a low
income, you may also claim for a bursary for the material costs of £90; for
those that are not eligible for a fee waiver, the course is co funded which
means the total costs will be £340 this includes the material costs.
We are running the course across 2 sites SGS Stroud campus and Ridgewood
community centre in Yate.
Funding options available*Subject to change.
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Course fees explained
The course fee is usually broken down into three components which are materials (resources required to study the course, for example stationery, books and other equipment), tuition (teaching, classroom etc) and exams. Depending on age, financial circumstances and a number of other factors, you could be asked to pay the full fee or just elements of it. Usually Learners under 19 studying Full-Time courses have just material fees, and if relevant, Academy fees, to pay. Over 19s on Full-Time or Part-Time courses usually have materials, exams and tuition fees to pay.
How to enrol for this course
All Part-Time courses are available to enrol online via a quick and easy online enrolment form. Simply click the 'Enrol' button above to add your enrolment to the course basket, then click the 'Start application' button within the basket commence your enrolment.
If you have any issues applying online we also accept paper enrolments. You can download and print our 2023/2024 Enrolment Request Form. Alternatively, you can visit your local campus to collect a form. An enrolment form can also be sent to you by post, simply contact our Customer Experience team to arrange this.
If you have any questions, please contact our Customer Experience team on 08000567253, email [email protected] or write to Part-Time Enrolments, SGS College, Filton Avenue, Filton, Bristol, BS34 7AT.