Develop your technical skills and knowledge across a range of mediums and art forms, and take the next step towards your career as a visual artist.

This nationally recognised course allows you to extend your existing technical skills and visal arts knowledge across a range of mediums and art forms.

The course will be delivered through a series of themed ‘projects,’ where you will gain hands-on experience in researching concepts, exploring and developing ideas and experimenting with a range of techniques to create your own artwork/s.

Throughout the course, you’ll learn how to apply a range of broad and integrated technical and theoretical knowledge to your art, and develop your ability to analyse and use information from a range of sources. You’ll also learn how to incorporate a critical approach to the production and presentation of your artwork, and be given time to focus on developing your own unique ‘artistic voice’.

As part of the course, you’ll also have the opportunity to participate in a range of collaborative creative projects where you will learn how to work with others to generate design solutions and how to select and prepare creative work for exhibition.

Our experienced teachers are well-placed to guide you in how to plan your career in the creative arts industry and extend your expertise in your chosen specialist creative field.

On successful completion of this course, you will have developed a broad range of advanced visual arts technical skills and knowledge that reflect current industry practices and are highly valued by employers. You will be well equipped to seek employment in a range of visual arts-related role, begin your own business as a visual artist, or even go on to further study and continue developing your skills through higher education.

Locations, dates & times

CampusDateAttendance/DurationStudy typeApply
North
Inveresk4 Feb 2020 -
20 Nov 2020
Full-timeOn-siteEnquire now
North West
Devonport2 Mar 2020 -
22 Nov 2020
Full-timeOn-siteEnquire now

Career opportunities

  • Junior Design Assistant
  • Finished Artist
  • Freelance Service Provider
  • Graphic Design Assistant
  • Advertising Assistant
  • Fashion Design Assistant

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Career opportunities

  • Junior Design Assistant
  • Finished Artist
  • Freelance Service Provider
  • Graphic Design Assistant
  • Advertising Assistant
  • Fashion Design Assistant