This course is a vocational alternative to the A Level route offering a solid grounding for the specialism.  You will develop your basic skills before choosing to specialise in a subject area pathway.  Support and guidance is provided for portfolio preparation for UCAS applications or job interviews.  Mature students with or without formal qualifications are encouraged to apply.

The FAD Level4 acts as an highly effective platform for access to Higher Education. It mainly functions to develop: Contextual, theoretical and practical skills in Art and Design; Application support to HE; Portfolio development and presentation skills; Ideas, exploration, experimentation and independence in Art and Design practice.