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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.

Entry Criteria

5 GCSEs grades 4 or above.

What Next

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


Course options

  • 2019/20 Full Time Day

    Provider

    Bournville College Birmingham

    Location

    Bournville Campus


    Mode of attendance

    2019/20 Full Time Day

    Days

    Please contact the college for days of the week

    Age range Start Fees Duration Further information
    16-18 September | 2019/20 - 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 | 2019/20 - 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 | 2019/20 £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 | 2019/20 £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
    - - 16 - - 0.00 5,000.00

    Leisure Program Fees Further Information International Comments
    0.00 - -
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