This course offers you an exciting opportunity to explore
the world of art and design. A multidisciplinary approach will introduce you to
both Fine art and design disciplines and allow you to investigate and
experiment with a wide range of media and processes. Our extensive
workshops will give you the opportunity to experience processes such as
painting, printmaking, ceramics, casting and mould making, wood and metal
construction along with laser cutting and print, knit and weave. Within this
broad-based course we will offer opportunities in the areas of Fashion, Three
dimensional design, Fine art, Graphics and Photography.
Experienced staff will challenge you, via creative projects
and problem solving, to generate a portfolio of work ready to take to a
potential employer or for an application to University.
The course is designed to appeal to open minded, creative
and enthusiastic learners who are looking for both an enjoyable and challenging
experience. The team of staff will support you through a range of
projects that will gradually stretch your learning and skills of analysis,
critical thinking and reflective, personal practice.
The course consists of 12 units and students will need to pass all 12 in order to achieve the Diploma.