Art and Design HND
This course is for students who wish to progress their creative crafts expertise beyond Level 3 or Advanced level.
The course will focus on the following areas: Textiles, Fashion, Jewellery and Ceramics.
It will also develop the skills needed to run a creative business as well as developing personal professional practice in art and design. You will study a broad range of topics related to creative crafts including:
- Design Exploration in Textiles
- Garment Manufacture
- Ceramic Design
- Accessories and Body Adornment
You will attend college for two days a week and ideally work in a creative arts discipline, paid or voluntary (eg producing your own work).
You will be assessed by a variety of methods including:
- case studies,
- practical artefact,
- portfolio pieces.
Students must have a Level 3 qualification in a relevant art related discipline, and five GCSEs A*-C. You will also need to attend a personal interview and review of your portfolio.
After completion of the course successful students may wish to progress onto a Level 6 course of study.
Level: Level 4/5
Award: HND Diploma
Awarding Body: Edexcel
Length: 2 years
Contact: Strode College Admissions