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Summary

A-Level Graphics is an exciting addition to the A-level programme for learners who wish to study creative subjects. It is ideal if you are seeking to pursue a career in design or the creative industry.

Description

The course allows you to develop graphic communication techniques across a wide variety of study. Learners will develop knowledge of advertising and branding, typography, illustration and typography. Using industry software such as Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator, learners will experiment with a variety of graphic communication techniques and develop analytical and critical skills.

Key Areas

The course consists of: Component 1: Personal investigation – a portfolio or investigative project based on subject matter that have personal significance and a complementary written assessment alongside images.

Component 2: An externally set stimulus is used to create a project of personal work with set preparatory study periods and is created within focused study workshops.

What Next

Progress onto Higher Education, Apprenticeships, Foundation Diploma in Art & Design or Employment.

Entry Criteria

6 GCSE grades A-C including grade 5 in English All applicants must have a good reference


Course options

  • 2018/19 Full Time Day

    Provider

    Bournville College Birmingham

    Location

    Bournville Campus


    Mode of attendance

    2018/19 Full Time Day

    Days

    Please contact the college for days of the week

    Age range Start Fees Duration Further information
    16-18 September - 2 Academic Year(s) Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
    19-23 (no level 3 qualification) September - 2 Academic Year(s) Any course under level 4 for 19-23 year olds without a full level 3 qualification is likely to be free, please contact the college for further information
    19-23 (with 1 or more level 3 qualifications) September £724 2 Academic Year(s) You are eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.
    24+ September £724 2 Academic Year(s) You are eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.
    Hours Per Week Study Details Minimum Age Average Class Size Max Class Size Material Fees International Fees
    NULL NULL 16 NULL NULL 0.00 5000

    Leisure Program Fees Further Information International Comments
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