This qualification is designed for learners aged pre-16 and above who wish to develop skills and knowledge in Art & Design.
This course has been designed to be as affordable for families as possible and it is entirely possible to complete this qualification from a standard domestic kitchen.
A Level 1 Qualification gives you basic knowledge and skills and the ability to apply learning with guidance.
Other examples of Level 1 qualifications are GCSE’s at graded D-G or 3-1, NVQ’s and Key skills Level 1.
This qualification if Ofqual approved and attracts 9 credits. The credits relate to the size of the qualification, with 10 hours of content equating to 1 credit.
The Art and Design Information Pack can be downloaded here
We don't impose any minimum or maximum ages on our learners as we recognise that every learner is an individual and is on their own unique learning journey. We believe, that their adult facilitator is the best person to judge whether a learner is ready for a particular course, but to enable you to make this decision we provide a free sample session for your learner to try.
We are also happy to advise you with this decision so do reach out to us if you would like our guidance on this.
For further information or to ask any questions please feel free to reach out to us, in the assurance that you are speaking to another fellow home edder.
Support can be found in our dedicated Facebook group where you will also have access to a free sample session (with the file section).
Learning Outcomes and Assessment Criteria
The qualification is comprised of 3 mandatory units. A range of techniques can be used to evidence that the unit has been completed, including worksheets, video logs and sketchbooks.