Who is this course for?
This course is specially designed for students who are enthusiastic about Creative Arts (Art, Media or Performing Arts) and wish to study in this area, whilst at the same time improving their academic profile.
It is specifically intended as a progression route to a level 3 course, either in Art & Design, Media Production, Performing Arts or another subject. You will develop a range of practical, transferable and academic skills designed to aid your progression to higher levels of study, including employability, ICT and the opportunity to improve your English & Maths.
What are the entry requirements for the course?
You need five GCSEs at grades 3 or 2 (grade E-D) or higher, including BOTH Maths and English Language.
How long is this course?
This is a one-year full-time course commencing September, ending in June.
What will I study on this course?
You will develop a range of practical and academic skills which will allow you to progress to higher level study in either Media, Art or Performing Arts. The content of the course is specifically designed to allow maximum flexibility so that you have the opportunity to experience a range of creative subjects.
Creative Equipment & Materials
Creative Skills & Techniques
Planning & Project Management
Working in the Creative Industries
What Qualification will I gain?
Jersey Progression Diploma in Creative Arts.
Will I go out on work experience?
You will have the opportunity to undertake a range of work related learning activities, such as access to formal work experience placements, working on projects for real-world clients and personal development activities such as the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award.
What does this course lead on to?
Successful completion of this course to the required standard allows access to most Level 3 courses at Highlands College, including but not limited to Level 3 Extended Diplomas in Art, Media Production or Performing Arts.
How much will it cost?
There are no fees for this course.
How can I find out more?
For further information, please contact the Highlands College Admissions team on: 608582 or email: email@example.com.