The Level 4 Course lasts for three terms and consists of three major stages - Exploratory, Pathway and Confirmatory.
The first two stages are tutor led and the third stage is self-initiated.
Stage 1 - Units 1 & 2. Researching, Recording, Responding and Media Experimentation in Art & Design.
Stage 2 - Units 3, 7,8 & 9. Preparation & Progression, Information & Interpretation, Personal Experimental Studies, and Extended Media Development.
Stage 3 - Unit 10 Final major Project.
Additionally you will need to :- Seek relevant work experience. Apply for University/Employment. Participate in Art study trips and Gallery/Museum visits. Be aware of contemporary Art & Design initiatives. Extended reading is also a necessary requirement.
You must create an extenive and diverse portfolio of art/design evidence as part of the course requirements. You will need to confidently present (both visually and verbally) to a variety of different audiences.
Successful completion to this course will be to gain a place at a relevant University or directly into Employment.