About The Qualification
This qualification has been specifically devised to provide learners with an introduction to developing personal creativity in an area of art, design or craft. Centres may specialise in one or more areas, and qualifications can stand-alone or be used to enrich current curriculums. Learners will complete this qualification with a concrete understanding of the following:
- How to apply research techniques into contemporary, historical and cultural contexts and record activities
- How to use tools and equipment in a range of materials and skills
- How to recognise and apply visual language and formal elements within production techniques
- How to work on a brief in art and design.
Progression Routes: What's Next?
Learners who complete this qualification may progress to ABC Level 3 Awards/Double Awards/Certificates/Diplomas, the ABC Level 3 Diploma in Foundation Studies Art and Design, AS/A2 qualifications in Art and Design disciplines, a National Diploma or National Certificate, or a HNC/D in Graphic Design, Interior Design.
In celebration of Chinese New Year on Friday 16 February 2018, we spoke with some former learners who studied ABC Awards Mandarin Chinese qualifications at Prince Henry’s Grammar School. Joanna […][+] Read More
ABC Awards has worked closely with the Savile Row Bespoke Association and UKFT to develop an exciting national qualification for the fashion and textiles industry. The Level 5 Diploma in Bespoke […][+] Read More
Join us at our Skills and Education Group Annual Conference on 16 May 2018, where we will take a focused and honest look at the further education and skills sector […][+] Read More