new course develops creative multimedia design, interpersonal and business
skills. The course focuses on problem solving and the development of
design using computer technology suitable for the design industry.
As part of the course
all students prepare a folder of design work and develop skills in
evaluating and presenting their own work.
The course covers a
variety of design related subjects such as:
Ideas and Concepts
Students are assessed
through assignments and their portfolio of design work.
should normally possess
4 GCSEs (grade ‘C’
or above), an appropriate Intermediate GNVQ, or equivalent qualification.
They will also need a portfolio of Art and Design work and be able to
provide satisfactory references. Applicants from individuals with relevant
previous experience, including mature students are particularly welcomed.
course will enable students to prepare a portfolio of multimedia design
work and equip them with the necessary skills to operate at junior level.
It also represents an ideal route for students wishing to progress onto
either a HND or degree course in Multimedia Design or a design related