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L3 PEARSON BTEC NATIONALS 540 DIPLOMA AND EXTENDED DIPLOMA IN ART AND DESIGN PRACTICE
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L3 PEARSON BTEC NATIONALS 540 DIPLOMA AND EXTENDED DIPLOMA IN ART AND DESIGN PRACTICE

PEARSON EDEXCEL L3 NATIONAL 540 DIPLOMA IN ART AND DESIGN PRACTICE
Start Date 
20/09/2021
End Date 
31/07/2022
Attendance 
Full Time
Target audience 

16-18 year old school leavers

Entry requirements 

5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above, preferably with English and Maths

Course content 

Five mandatory areas of content, are covered which allow students to develop skills needed to cover the two assessed modules.  The five content areas are:

  • informing ideas
  • problem solving
  • technical skills
  • professional practice
  • communication

These content areas reflect the assessment criteria to make simple and clear links between content and the expectations of learners in assessment.

Teaching & Learning 

There are two learning and teaching modules, one in the 540 Diploma and an additional module in the Extended Diploma (progression route following successful completion of 540 Diploma).   Both modules are taught together and revisited, allowing learners to develop and advance their skills across both years of the programme.  Each learning and teaching module has two units.  All units are internally assessed, by tutors in college and are based aroung large-scale projects, as well as workshops and assignments, these are used as the basis for generating evidence for assessment.

Assessment criteria 

Two modules which are internally assessed by tutors.

Progression 

Pearson BTEC Extended Diploma in Art and Design Practice

Courses

Whatever course you choose, you'll get the highest level of training from specialist tutors, benefiting from their knowledge and experience of working not just in education but also in industry.

Application & Enrolment

You are able to apply online for all courses, however to complete your course enrolment fully, you will need to have an interview and then be accepted onto a course. The only courses available to enrol online are Full Cost courses, if you wish to enrol on any other course please call into Student Services or call 01429 295000.

Full Cost course fees are inclusive of VAT.

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