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FURNITURE MAKING LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA

It’s a practical course which covers woodmachine training, advanced furniture making techniques and finishing skills. Successful students can progress to our furniture design and make foundation degree.

 

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

In this one year course you can expect ....

To learn:

  • Advanced cabinet-making techniques

  • Wood machining 

  • Design Skills

  • Wood finishing

  • A health and safety module (if not completed at level 2 previously)

Learning methods:

  • Practical activities in the workshop

  • Tutor demonstrations

  • Some lectures on technical drawing and technology


Assessments:

  • You are continuously assessed by practical exercises and written work.

  • You produce a portfolio of learning and complete a timed practical assignment.

  • A one-hour multiple choice exam in health and safety.

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • 5+ GCSEs at grade A*–C (grades 4–9) including English and maths

or

  • BTEC level 2 Diploma grade Merit or Distinction, plus GCSE grade C/4 or above

or

  • Functional Skills at level 2 in English and maths.

If you are interested in a Level 3 programme and have alternative qualifications you would like us to consider please contact us with your details. Applicants will be invited to attend an interview and complete an internal assessment. All students will have their literacy and numeracy needs supported within the programme.

 

THINKING OF APPLYING?

Head over to City of Oxford's website 

https://www.activatelearning.ac.uk/courses/furniture/principles-and-practice-of-furniture-making-le-1

Or contact us directly and talk more about the course!

 

Contact

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