Fast Track to Art and Design

Dundee and Angus College


Gardyne Campus


This course is aimed at helping aspiring artists to learn a range of new processes and skills to kickstart their creative journey. You will learn a broad range of 2D and 3D Art and Design skills including drawing, printmaking, painting, sculpture, project development skills and design processes. Learners will explore a range of creative disciplines before choosing a subject area in one of the college's Certificate or HN programmes.

This course is a great place to start if you are seeking a future career in the creative industries. On this course you will build a strong portfolio of work to enable you to apply on to your chosen subject area.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 4, Preferably English and Art and Design, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Portfolio and Interview.

Progression Routes

Learners wishing to progress onto a degree course at university must check the entry requirements for individual institutions as they vary. Learners may also apply to other HN level Art & Design courses at college.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

16 weeks


Art and Design

SCQF Level