Art and Design: Creative Media

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus


The course aims to introduce you to a wide range of visual disciplines within the design industries. It will develop your creative abilities using both digital technology and traditional drawing skills to produce inspiring work in graphics animation digital imaging and web design. The course will allow you to get to grips with industry standard software through valuable tuition. This will allow you to complete rewarding project work as part of your continuous assessment. The programs used on the course include Photoshop Flash and Dreamweaver.

Course includes:
Art and Design: Expressive Drawing; Art and Design: Animation Project; Photography: Digital Imaging; Art and Design: Design Activity; Art and Design: Colour; Art and Design: Exploratory; Media Handling; Art and Design: Project; Art and Design: Life Drawing; Design Studies: Location Drawing; Art and Design: Creative 3D; Art Form; Art and Design: Web Project; Art and Design: Personal Project; Art and Design: Contextual Studies; Art and Design: Digital Media.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5; or Art and Design Diploma Level 2 (UAL); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview and a portfolio of work is required.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC programme

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Art and Design

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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