Portfolio Preparation: Art and Design

Forth Valley College


Stirling Campus


The Art & Design: Portfolio Preparation Course is an exciting and intensive one year programme designed to provide you with the skills, knowledge and confidence needed to create an outstanding Portfolio for further studies in Art & Design.

The course will also develop the critical and research skills necessary for advanced level study in this field. In addition to portfolio building, students will have the opportunity to develop appropriate levels of communication, creativity, interpersonal skills and independent working skills within a supportive environment that can lead to advanced level study.

Expressive Drawing Portfolio Project; 2D Portfolio Project; Mixed Media Portfolio Project; Core Skills; 3D Portfolio Project; Personal Portfolio Project; Cultural Identity Project.

Entry Requirements

Higher Art and Design plus National 4 English, or NC Creative Industries: Art and Design, or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. All applicants must provide suitable portfolio of work; interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND or degree programme.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Art and Design

SCQF Level