A Level Art & Design Illustration & Graphics

Learn to develop design solutions, exploring the power of visual communication as an invaluable commercial tool. Develop you illustrative and traditional studio-based skills and more.

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DEVELOP YOUR OWN CREATIVITY

Do you possess a lively, enquiring mind? Do you enjoy developing your ideas through drawing and utilising a range of processes towards a final product? During the Illustration/Graphics course, you will learn to develop design solutions, exploring the power of visual communication as an invaluable commercial tool. The course is structured to support and develop your confidence and individual strengths, from illustrative and traditional studio-based skills through to more graphics and digitally based practice, allowing for a broad and creative approach to design.

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07/09/2021

Course code
FTB003
Level
  • A Level
Location
  • Truro Campus
Location
2 years
Fee
£9,250 per year

10/09/2021

Course code
FTB003
Level
  • A Level
Location
  • Truro Campus
Location
2 years
Fee
£9,250 per year

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small classes

excellent tutor support

outstanding facilities

study with likeminded artists

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Experimental drawing practical workshops

The workshops are structured to encourage personal confidence in your own preferences and interests. You will explore how a range of modern and historic artists have communicated ideas through their imagery and techniques.

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critical and theoretical investigative projects

The Personal Investigation consists of a major in-depth, practical, critical and theoretical investigative project/themebased portfolio. Learners will be required to carry out an extended critical and contextual analysis.

series of workshops

The workshops are structured to encourage personal confidence in your own preferences and interests. You will explore how a range of modern and historic artists have communicated ideas through their imagery and techniques.

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why?

  • Go abroad on workshops
  • Experimental drawing and playful image makin
  • Get involved in research and development
  • Expand your creative development
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tutors

Get taught by the best tutors in the industry, from seniors to industry setters.

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why choose this course?

You will begin the course with a range of varied and challenging workshops developing fundamental skills and knowledge integral to the world of Illustration and Design. Workshops are a mix of traditional and contemporary processes; these include experimental drawing and playful image making for students who wish to take the more traditional approach. Digital workshops offer all students access to develop skills in industry standard software including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

You will begin the course with a range of varied and challenging workshops developing fundamental skills and knowledge integral to the world of Illustration and Design. Workshops are a mix of traditional and contemporary processes;

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build a career in art & design

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Visual Communication

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Games Design

You can progress directly from A Level to an arts degree such as Graphic Design, Visual Communication, Illustration, Games Design and Multi-Media Design. Employment as a graphic designer is the clearest route but this course also offers a way into illustration or, with further study, animation; you could work for the media, an advertising company or design agency.

Assessment arrangements

In addition to general A Level entry requirements a keen interest in drawing to develop your creativity, as a design stimulus and as a means of gathering creative ideas and making them visible is absolutely essential.

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In addition to general A Level entry requirements a keen interest in drawing to develop your creativity, as a design stimulus and as a means of gathering creative ideas and making them visible is absolutely essential.

Progression

In addition to general A Level entry requirements a keen interest in drawing to develop your creativity, as a design stimulus and as a means of gathering creative ideas and making them visible is absolutely essential.

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A Level Art & Design Illustration & Graphics

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