Course Information

Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND in Art and Design (Art Practice)

Pearson
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Full-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 14 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 30
Hours per Week: 19
Total Hours: 570
Fee: 2600
Places Available: 15
Course Coordinator: patricia.fox@swc.ac.uk

Description

This course’s purpose is to develop students as professional, self-reflective individuals able to meet the demands of employers in creative industries sector and adapt to an ever-changing world. It provides the learner with the opportunity to develop as a Fine Art Practitioner and gain a thorough knowledge and understanding of contemporary practice allowing you to become confident and professional.

Additional Information

This course will expose you to some of the most contemporary practices inclusive of digital multimedia and fabrication. / You will also have the opportunity to exhibit to the public.

Terms & Conditions

Students are required to:

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Comply with College Policies and procedures, rules and regulations (available in your Student Diary/Higher Education Handbook, online: www.swc.ac.uk and on the College VLE).
_x000D_ Submit all coursework and assessments by specified dates, coursework submitted without consent after the deadline shall not normally be accepted.
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_x000D_ The minimum overall pass mark of 40% is required to be achieved in all modules.

Core Modules

  • Professional Practice
  • Contextual Studies
  • Individual Project (Pearsonset)
  • Techniques and Processes
  • Media Practices
  • Material Practices
  • Art/Craft Production
  • Applied Practice – Collaborative Project (Pearson – set)
  • Advanced Art Practice Studies
  • Optional Modules

  • Printmaking
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  • Art Direction
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  • Ceramic Design
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  • Creative Industries Placement
  • Assessment Method

    Students will be expected to complete examinations in a range of subjects and to complete assessment material for all modules. Knowledge of practical procedures will be assessed through practical exercises.

    Progression Opportunities

    You can progress into a relevant degree programme at university with exemption of year 1 and year 2 in some cases, or seek employment opportunities in this field.

    Entry Requirements

    The minimum entry qualifications for the programme are:

  • 32 UCAS Tariff Points: This must include one full 6-unit award (GCE A2 or equivalent at A- level).
  • 4 GCSE grades A* to C (or equivalent), and/or 9 to 4 (or equivalent) in subjects such as Maths and English, however students may be required to have GCSE English for articulation on to degree programmes,
  • Access Diploma: Pass relevant subject-related Access course with a minimum of 48 credits at level 3 or above including 14 at Merit.