Introduction to Art & Design

Dundee and Angus College


Arbroath Campus, Gardyne Campus


This introductory-level course is suitable for those who wish to learn more about Art and Design. It will engage you in a range of exciting and creative projects, allowing you to develop confidence and knowledge and build a portfolio that demonstrates a broad range of methods, skills and processes. Friendly and encouraging staff will guide you through a range of projects and activities that include: sketchbook development, drawing methods, 3D work, mixed media, painting, print-making techniques and design craft. On successful completion of this course, you will be encouraged to explore further pathways within the Art and Design department.

Entry Requirements

2 relevant subjects at National 4, English and Art and Design preferred. Interview and portfolio.

Progression Routes

Art and design related courses at SCQF Level 6.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

34 weeks


Art and Design

SCQF Level