Study Art and Design

Art and Design Courses

Our exciting art and design courses will put your creativity to the test to prepare you for your future career. They’ll combine practical work, theory and work related projects to give you the expertise you need to succeed. Benefit from opportunities to showcase your work through live-briefs and exhibitions and build a portfolio of work.

You can explore a range of career pathways including fashion, textiles, interior design, ceramics, 3D design, fine art and more.

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What you can study

We offer a number of courses that can help get you on your way to a career in art and design. The routes will depend on your predicted or current GCSE grades. Please use our guide below to help understand which level you need to apply for. 

An Art and Design Level 1 or 2 is a great place to start if you'd like to progress into one of our more specialist art and design pathways. Typically, if you have or are predicted 3 GCSEs at grade 2 or above you should apply for:

Alternatively, if you have or are predicted 4 GCSEs at grade 3 or above you should apply for:


Typically, if you have or are predicted 5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above you should apply for: