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Craft and design

During the 2-year programme, students will learn the core knowledge and skills that are needed for entry to a range of craft and design occupations. The T Level in Craft and Design will be available from September 2023.

Summary

Level 3 qualification

2-year course

Includes 9 weeks minimum working with an employer on an industry placement

What you can do with this T Level

This course is suitable for anyone wanting a career in the craft and design sector. Career options might include:

What you’ll learn on this course

Students will develop an understanding of a broad range of issues relevant to the sector, including:

  • the creative economy
  • the individual in the creative industries
  • cultural context and vocabulary
  • audience and consumer needs
  • legal and regulatory requirements
  • professional standards and conduct in the workplace
  • equality, diversity and inclusion requirements
  • research skills
  • project methodology and administration
  • continued professional development

In addition to the core content, each student will also complete at least one module of occupation-specific content.

The specialisms available in the Craft and Design T Level are:

  • jewellery maker
  • ceramics maker
  • furniture maker
  • textiles and fashion maker

What you'll need before you start

T Levels are one of your options after you’ve finished GCSEs.

Entry requirements for each course are set by the individual school or college.

Check with your local T Level school or college to find out the entry requirements for the Craft and Design T Level.

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