BTEC Level 2 Certificate inArt and Design

International Students

Looking for our International Website? Click on the link below to go there.

International Website

This course will give you the chance to develop your art and design skills, working on projects to showcase your emerging talents.

You will work with photography, 2D and 3D design, digital art, and more traditional art techniques to create a portfolio to further in your career in art and design.

Course Content

You will work with photography, 2D and 3D design, digital art, and more traditional art techniques to create a portfolio to help further in your career in art and design.

You work will be themed around coursework set to challenge you, as well as develop both your skills and interest in art and design. Two units are externally assessed.

Example Modules:

  • Visual Arts Briefs
  • Investigating Contextual References in Art and Design
  • Introduction to Specialist pathways
  • Photography Briefs
  • Creative Project in Art and Design
  • Recording for Creative Intentions in Art and Design


You also have the option to take GCSE English and/or Maths alongside this course.

Entry Requirements

  • Four GCSEs at grade D/3 or above in relevant subject areas.

Progression Opportunities

Apply to study on the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Art and Design at Loughborough College or start your career as an artist or designer.


Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct, the College accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. Please note that details are subject to change without notice with regard to the provision of courses, course times and dates and the fees and charges levied.

Find out more
at an Open Day

It's great to read about a college and what it has to offer but there's really no substitute for experiencing it at an Open Day.

At our Open Days, our expert staff are on hand to tell you about our courses and what careers they lead to.

They'll also guide you through our application process, explain the different kinds of support available, and talk to you about the huge variety of enrichment activities that you can be part of.

With opportunities to talk to our current students, as well as take part in tours of our campus and halls of residence, an Open Day really is the best way to get a feel for what it's like to be a Loughborough College student.

Find out more

Our next undergraduate open day

Saturday 23rd November 2019 10:00am - 1:00pm

Our next open day

Wednesday 4th December 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us at an Open Day

Book your place at one of our Open Days

Next Open Day:

Saturday 23rd November 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm

Key Facts


  • August 2020

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time



Course Duration:

1 Year

Programme Costs:

  • The fees for this course are currently being confirmed.

Please contact Student Recruitment for more information.

College Course Code:

  • 20/21HFG0041

Awarding Body:

Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)

My Shortlist

  • There are currently no courses in your shortlist - have a look around and if you find a course that interests you, add it to your shortlist