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Art and Design

Argyll College UHI

Venues

Lochgilphead Centre and CERC

Content

Enjoy experimentation and explore new techniques and new media in this exciting one year course. Whether progressing from our level 5 Portfolio course or entering directly to level 6, this course will give student experience of working in a variety of disciplines within Art and Design, gives an understanding of the skills and techniques used, and students will experience working in a range of environments.

Subjects include Exploratory Media Handling, Contextual Studies, Digital Media, Analytical and Life Drawing, Ceramics, Location Drawing, Photography, 3D Development, Illustrative Sculpture, Animation and other. The course consists of a mixture of practical and theoretical elements which will include lectures, visiting guest artists and visits to exhibitions.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including Art and Design and one other subject at A or B or Art and Design Portfolio course. All candidates will be interviewed and are expected to provide at least 4 drawings, pieces of artwork as part of a portfolio.

Progression Routes

HNC/D Art and Design, HNC/D Contemporary Art Practice

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Creative Industries

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography