This highly successful foundation course allows you to build a creative portfolio of art, graphic design and illustration projects. The course can lead to further study on a variety of HN level courses specifically HND Graphic Design and HND Illustration. You'll learn to research effectively and work creatively from sketchbook through the design process to finished work, all of which is continuously assessed.
Emphasis is on research, development of ideas and experimentation of media. You'll gain a thorough understanding of the design process.
You'll work on graphics projects exploring:
Media and Illustration techniques; Sketchbook Development; Creative Thinking; Design and/or Illustration Projects; Page Layout; Advertising; Corporate Identity; Digital Imaging; Study Trips.
National 5 English and Art and Design, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview. Portfolio.
Design Crafts and Graphic Arts