This is a two year full time course for students interested in a career as a Graphic Designer in industries such as publishing, marketing and advertising, packaging and product design.
What will I learn?
This two year BTEC course comprises of 13 units which are assessed through coursework and an exam. These units are presented to the students as a series of graphic design projects such as designing advertising campaigns, packaging, magazines and information graphics.
- Visual Recording in Art and Design
- Materials, Techniques and Processes in Art and Design
- Ideas and Concepts in Art and Design
- Visual Communication in Art and Design
How will I be assessed?
Exams and continuous assessment through practical work and assignments.
4 GCSEs at grade C or above of which one must be English or Maths OR successful completion of a Level 2 qualification including a pass at English and Maths. A portfolio may be required or an assessed task to check skill level.