Intermediate Certificate: Art and Design Portfolio

Fife College


Kirkcaldy (St Brycedale) Campus


This broad art portfolio course gives you an excellent grounding in the area of visual arts. If you have studied at National 4 level and wish to progress to further study, or if you have Higher results and want time to prepare a substantial portfolio for entry to art college or HN level study, this is the course for you. It is expected that on completion of this course you will progress on to National Certificate: Art and Design SCQF Level 6.

You will study: Analytical drawing, life drawing, painting; Printmaking; Mixed media; Illustration; Sketchbook; Communications; Design project, fashion, interior, product, furniture, jewellery, and textiles; Personal development.

The Core Skills of ICT and communication will be developed and certificated on this course.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 including English and Art and Design, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview and portfolio.

Progression Routes

Advanced Certificate: Art and Design or relevant NC

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Art, Design and Jewellery

SCQF Level