Art and Design: Digital Media (NPA)

Argyll College UHI


Tobermory Centre, Oban Centre, Lochgilphead Centre and CERC, Dunoon Centre, Rothesay Centre, Campbeltown Centre, Arran Centre, Islay Centre, Helensburgh Centre


The course will provide you with a range of complementary digital media based art and design skills. The 3 units are designed to meet the needs of the creative industries sector including a focus on the development of animation sequences, video and web based digital media content for art and design applications.

The course recognises and supports development of skills for industry and future employment. You will receive an introduction to the digital media industry and be taken through an experiential learning process that highlights the key areas of aptitude and attitude for careers in the digital media sectors.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, although you should have some knowledge, understanding or prior art based IT skills.

Progression Routes

NC Digital Media Computing Level 5

Start Date

Contact local centre



Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

1 year


Creative Industries

SCQF Level


Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display