Academic year: 22/23


The workshop will enable you to make, decorate and glaze pottery items.

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Academic year: 22/23


This course has been tailored to help you develop from the ‘introduction to’ sessions, from introducing the basic concepts of the three key elements of photography: aperture control, shutter speed and ISO to now providing opportuities to put these into action in a practical way.

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Academic year: 22/23


This course has been tailored to work from the taster introduction of the basic concepts of screen printing to now develop and hone your skills further.

Screenprinting is a process in which ink is pushed through a fine mesh or screen that is then mounted in a type of frame. Although the course is primarily aimed at printing on paper, some participants may choose to work on fabric items such as T towels, totebags and T shirts*.

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Academic year: 22/23


This course has been tailored to show developing skills in sewing machine techinques and more complex patterns so that you can produce products in a more elaborate patterns and fabrics for various uses.

You will learn how to use the skills picked up in intorduction classes to become confident in using fabrics for varioius uses.

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Academic year: 22/23


This course has been tailored to help you develop from the ‘introduction to’ sessions, which introduced basic colour mixing, drawing and developing observational drawing skills. You will have learned how to create tonal values and turning into still life.

You will now learn to develop these skills further by using practical skills and developing further understanding of creativity in the painting and drawing.

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Academic year: 23/24


The Level 1 Award and Diploma in Art, Design & Media will provide you with an introduction to art, design and media, enabling you to acquire the requisite knowledge, skills and understanding to progress to further education or employment within the creative industries.

Academic year: 23/24


On this course you will gain knowledge and experience in a variety of media and techniques in order to make an informed choice from the wide range of Art and Design courses available for study at Higher Education level. This course will prepare you for a career in Art and Design and enable you to build a portfolio of work.

Academic year: 23/24


The Level 2 Diploma in Art and Design will provide young people with an introduction to art and design, enabling the learner to both re-engage with education and acquire the requisite knowledge, skills and understanding to progress to further education or employment within the creative industries.

Academic year: 23/24


The UAL Level 3 Diploma and Extended Diploma in Creative Practice: Art, Design and Communication are qualifications for post-16 students looking to pursue a specialist career in the creative industries. Both qualifications provide students with the necessary industry relevant skills, knowledge and understanding to access appropriate entry level roles, training programmes or apprenticeships in the creative sector, or apply for progression to related higher education courses

This two-year course provides a varied but focussed programme giving students the skills, experience and knowledge to progress to Higher Education and a career in the Creative Industries. Students will learn in a practical and theoretical way and explore how art and design can be applied to employment and the community.

Qualification aims

To enable the candidate to:

1. Have a critical and contextual awareness of different perspectives and approaches within art, design or communication
2. Research, analyse and evaluate relevant information and ideas in order to develop creative solutions
3. Understand, adapt and safely use appropriate and practical methods and skills for creative production
4. Solve complex problems through the application of practical, theoretical and technical understanding
5. Critically review the effectiveness and appropriateness of methods, actions and results
6. Use evaluative and reflective skills in order to take responsibility for own learning, development and decision making
7. Take responsibility for the research, planning, time management and actions to access progression opportunities.
8. Effectively present themselves and their work to appropriate audiences through internal and external exhibitions of work and presentations

Academic year: 22/23


This exploratory course will introduce you to a range of creative textiles techniques and processes including embroidery, applique, weaving, textile printing and fabric dyeing. You have will have the chance to experiment and combine a number of techniques to produce sampling outcomes each week.

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Academic year: 22/23


The workshop will enable you to make, decorate and glaze pottery items.