Art and Design BTEC Diploma Level 1

Arts, Media and Publishing

Arts, Media and Publishing
Arts, Media and Publishing

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title BTEC Diploma in Art and Design (QCF)
Code 1002
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 1
Course type Full Time


This course is designed as a broad introduction to the subject areas exploring a variety of disciplines. The programme is made up of six units all of which must be satisfactorily completed. The course has been devised to cater for significant learner needs with additional provision for those needing learning support. These needs will be addressed in an initial interview.


Exploring visual language Exploring materials and processes Exploring ideas Your own project Plus two specialist units from options including: Product design Graphics Textiles Photography

How will it be delivered?

This course is assessed through practical activities and written coursework depending on the subject matter. Coursework and practical assessments are based on realistic workplace situations and live assignments where appropriate.

Entry requirements

A minimum of two GCSEs Or Skills for Life qualification Or entry level three qualification Or equivalent

Your next steps...

Successful learners can progress onto our Level Two BTEC Diploma in Art and Design.