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Access - Creative Industries

Art and design Bedford College Group Students


Access - Creative Industries

This course is designed to build your creative skills and understanding of the design process. It will give you an understanding of how to promote yourself and get in to the creative industry. It is designed for those who are considering a change in direction or wanting to get back in to education.

The benefits of the course is that it is designed to develop skills in a range of creative techniques, alongside an understanding of creating a personal brand. It will enable you to create a portfolio that can be used to apply to university or to apply to the in-house degree level courses that we offer in the Creative Arts.


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Course information

Need to know

Entry requirements


English language or to be prepared to study this alongside.



What qualification will I gain?

Level 3 Access to HE in Creative Arts qualification.

How will I be assessed?

Continuous assessments.

Course content

What will I study?

The course covers a range of creative techniques and project building including:

  1. Printmaking
  2. Mixed Media
  3. Branding and Self Promotion
  4. 3D
  5. Critical thinking and Writing for Art and Design Practice

Next steps

Course progression:

Degree level creative courses at the college or university.

Career progressions:

Photography, Fashion & Textiles, Fine Art, Graphic Design.

Any questions?

If you would like to find out more about this or other courses, please use our Livechat below, or  contact

Available Courses
Tresham College Kettering Campus
Starts: 17/09/2024
Type: Full Time
Length: 1 year
Day(s): Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Time(s): 9:30am - 2:30pm
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Whilst every effort is made to ensure the information on the Website is correct, some details may be subject to change. The Bedford College Group reserves the right to make amendments to the courses, dates, fees or other details, and to make cancellations or changes if numbers are insufficient. In the unfortunate situation that we have to cancel a course we will refund your fees in full, but we regret we are not able to offer any refund if you withdraw from your course or fail to start, and you will be liable to pay any outstanding fees that may be due.

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.


Any questions?

If you would like to find out more about this or other courses, please use our Livechat below, email or call us on 0345 658 8990.


We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.


Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 to order your copy.