Art Portfolio Preparation 1

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus


Art Portfolio Preparation is an evening class designed to help you achieve college and university portfolio requirements for art and design-based courses. During this course you will develop a portfolio of your own artwork which can be used when applying for further study through UCAS.

Discover the rich history of art and be inspired by famous artists as your creative potential blossoms in Edinburgh College school of art studios. This course is an exploration of a variety of creative art and design techniques. You will immerse yourself in art and design subjects such as life drawing and enhance your drawing skills and creative potential. Your creative process will be documented in your personal sketchbook to highlight and develop your research skills.

This course offers higher-level units that will ensure you are well prepared to progress onto study at a college or university level. This course will enhance your employment prospects by providing a distinct and professional route into careers in architecture or interior design.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements

Progression Routes

College and University applications

Start Date

September, January



Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

12 weeks


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