This Foundation Diploma is a programme of experimental and integrated learning. It is designed to ensure that a full range of learning opportunities is provided which is necessary to help students be aware of the demands of art and design. The programme recognises the importance of independent thinking, organisation and motivation, leading to an informed choice of progression opportunities.
Students who enter with at least one of the following qualifications, and are 18 years of age, are likely to benefit most from the programme:
The minimum requirement is one AS Level qualification (A-E) or BTEC Extended Diploma (PPP) and GCSEs at grade A*-C/9-4 or equivalent including English or Mathematics. A portfolio of work and a satisfactory reference are required.
Mature applicants may be considered without formal qualifications depending on portfolio and experience. A successful interview and satisfactory reference are required for all applicants.
International Entry Requirements:
Duration and Delivery
There are also costs involved in visits and trips to galleries and museums, and the opportunity to travel abroad on a College trip.
Foundation Diploma Art & Design is taught at Kingston College and is ideal for learners living in South West London, Surrey, Kingston and South London.
Chloe Taylor - Photography +Chloe studied BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Photography at Kingston College and previously attended school in Spain. She is now studying a BA (Hons) Fashion Media and Promotion at University of the Creative Arts. Chloe has provided the following account of her time at Kingston College: When… Read More