Art & Design
BTEC Level 2
The BTEC level two in Art and Design is a one-year art course equivalent to 4 GCSEs. The course will provide you with opportunities to sample a wide range of specialist areas and produce a portfolio that will help you to progress onto our BTEC Level 3 Art & Design or employment.
During the course, projects will cover drawing, painting, sculpture, craft, printmaking, photography and contextual studies.
- Painting Briefs
- Visual Arts Briefs
- Photography Briefs
- Applying contextual references
- Investigating contextual references
- Developing a portfolio
- Fine Art
- Product Design
- Graphic Design
- Interior Design
- Textile Design
More than just a course
You will enhance your understanding and appreciation of art and design. You will develop your practical skills. You will enhance your understanding of artists & designers and how they develop their work.
- Trips to art galleries
- Field visits to gather subject matter
- Use of the specialist area in Art
- Use of the specialist area in Photography
- Access to specialist enrichment options
- Open access studio
- Active participation in our art show
Current entry requirements are at least 4 grade 3 at GCSE ideally including English language and maths at 3 or above.
Students’ comments indicate that the work is challenging & interesting. The relationship with teaching staff is excellent.