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Entry requirements:

A minimum of four GCSEs grade E or above, including English Language, or an entry level 3 qualification, including entry level 3 English and Maths, and a genuine interest in art and design.


1 year full time


This course can be studied at the Wheelwright Centre or at our Huddersfield Centre.

Course description:

This course is offered at our Wheelwright and Huddersfield Centres. The course will give you an exciting introduction to art, design and craft. You will develop your skills and ideas in a range of materials, techniques and processes. You will also develop your skills in English and Maths. You will work towards a level 1 personal social development qualification and the level 1 visual arts or graphics award.

On the course you will:
• create a portfolio of practical work
• visit galleries, museums and places of interest
• exhibit work in public exhibitions
• be involved in competitions and live projects
• be involved in enterprise activities

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You could progress onto the BTEC Diploma in Art and Design level 2 or BTEC Diploma in Media level 2.

Level 1 Art & Design at Batley School of Art