Art and Design Diploma Level 3 (UAL)

Dundee and Angus College


Arbroath Campus, Gardyne Campus


This course provides you with the specialist skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to progress to further study and training in a range of art and design subjects including; fine art, photography, graphic design, fashion, textiles, product design and others.

The course has been developed to provide students with a specialist interest in art and design with the opportunity to explore the materials, methods and processes that support art and design activities, and to begin to develop some related technical skills.

Content includes: Drawing Skills, Contextual Skills, Materials and Processes, 2D project, 3D project, Time-based project and Final Major Project.

Entry Requirements

2 relevant subjects at National 5, English and Art and Design preferred, or Art and Design Diploma Level 3 (UAL), or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Portfolio and interview.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Art and Design

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