Art and Design: Creative Media

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus


Creative Media NC will develop your creative potential using both digital technology and traditional drawing. You will produce inspiring work and tap into the core elements of graphic animation, digital imaging and web design. This varied course will make sure you are prepared for further study of a whole range of arts and design courses.

Discover dynamic skills in art and design as you work in art studios and Mac laboratories dedicated to creative learning. Here you will learn the use of industry-standard software such as Photoshop Flash and Dreamweaver. Upon completion you will be fully equipped to progress in your creative journey towards a rewarding career in the creative industries.

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 HND programme

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Art and Design

SCQF Level