The diploma allows learners to undertake study related to art and design topics. Learners will have the opportunity to develop skills which will enable progression to a range of degree level programmes including a focus on Cultural Studies - Modern and Contemporary Studies in Art and Design, The Design Process and Visual Studies 2D with a range of optional units. Many learners join art and design degrees after following A level study, so the diploma will place the Access to HE learners on a level with those who have followed A level studies.
Ungraded units include units which will support access to higher education whilst supporting study and personal skills.
Why choose Gateway Qualifications for this qualification?
Gateway Qualifications offers a range of innovative, flexible and dynamic vocational qualifications that are valued and meaningful and which will develop the skills necessary to gain employment or to progress through further study.