Art and Design

Art – Extended Diploma – Level 3

This course is suitable for anyone who has a proven ability in Art or Design and wishes to learn more about the Art and Design industries. The qualification will equip students with the knowledge, skills and understanding they need to progress to degree level study in a range of specialist areas as well as providing some of the transferable skills required to work in the creative industries.


Art, Design – Diploma – Level 1

This course is a good starting point for you if you are interested in learning about art, design and media and wish to gain a formal qualification to help you progress further in education.


Art, Design – Foundation Diploma – Level 3

This course is aimed at well-motivated people with creative potential. In addition students study drawing and Life Drawing and Print to gain a broader knowledge of the requirements of the Fine Art and Design industries.


Art, Design – Diploma – Level 2

This course is suitable for anyone who has a proven ability in Art and Design (drawing, painting, graphics, photography or other design specialisms) and wishes to develop their skills further.


Design : Home Interior Design

Students 18+ with an interest in Interior Design are welcome to enrol. It is particularly useful to individuals who are returning to education after a long time and provides a foundation for the study of Interior Design at higher and professional levels. No drawing skills are required as you will be shown simple ways of creating the drawings you need.


Design: BA (Hons) Graphic Arts and Design

Are you are a creative individual with flair and imagination who wants to work towards a career in Graphic arts and design? Or are you someone who would relish the challenge of a stimulating and diverse university education experience as self enrichment? If so, this could be the course for you. We also welcome mature students and returners to education.


Design: BA (Hons) Illustration

Are you are a creative individual with flair and imagination who wants to work towards a career in Illustration? or are you someone who would relish the challenge of a stimulating and diverse university education experience as self enrichment? If so, this could be the course for you. We also welcome mature students and returners to education.


Design: BA (Hons) Motion Design

The course is aimed at creative individuals who want to place themselves at the cutting edge of design. As traditional platforms merge and physical print gives way to new means of communication both online and spatially, The design industry readdressing where it places its priorities in terms of creating design solutions. The course provides the opportunities for students to display their creative problem solving ideas and abilities using a range of animation techniques and devices.


Design: Foundation Degree Interior Design with Sustainability

This course offers a practical, work based learning experience for those interested in a career in interior design. The course aims to develop all the skills required to be a successful interior designer. Sustainability is embedded in the curriculum in response to global challenges. Creativity and critical thinking will be developed whilst working on exciting design briefs. Interior spaces will be remodelled and colour, materials and lighting explored. The course, in collaboration with Manchester Metropolitan University, will give you the opportunity to progress to the third year of a BA(Hons) Degree upon successful completion.


Photography : Level 2 Photography – City and Guilds

This course is for anyone who has basic knowledge and experience of photography. City and Guilds 7511 Level 1 Photography, or evidence of skills in Photography is required. Students will need a Digital Single Lens Reflex Camera.


Photography: Award in Image Capture: City and Guilds (7512-01)

This is an introduction into Image Capture (Digital) and is suitable whether you want to pursue photography as a career or simply as an enthusiast.


Photography: BA (Hons) Contemporary Photography

BA (Hons) Contemporary Photography course, in collaboration with Manchester Metropolitan University, offers a stimulating and challenging approach to the broad range of contemporary photographic practices. It recognises photography as a means of powerful communication within the visual arts which offers you the opportunity for personal expression. The course offers ways to engage academically with the contemporary and historical contexts of the medium and treats the subject of photography as an area of intense study and practice.


TV Production: Foundation Degree Television Production

This course is for anyone who wishes to prepare for a career in television. Students will be expected to display an interest in current mainstream TV programme-making and distribution. We encourage a wide-ranging age profile in our student group. Applicants with suitable industrial experience, alternative qualifications or different forms of prior experience and expertise are welcomed and encouraged. Television Production attracts students from a particularly diverse range of backgrounds and ages.


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