Art and Design

Fife College


Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus


This course allows you to study a variety of creative arts including life drawing, painting, 2D and 3D design skills, textiles, and mixed media. During the course, you will develop a substantial portfolio and also take part in an exhibition of your own work, which will all help prepare for employment or your next step to Higher Education.

Year 1 units: Creative process; Art and design project; Developmental drawing; Observational drawing; Art and design: portfolio production; Art and design: graded unit 1; Art and design: context; Printmaking and portfolio production; Painting exploratory techniques; Creative arts project: development; Creative arts project: production; Illustration techniques.

Year 2 units: Creative project for artists and designers; Development drawing portfolio; Art and design context – personal investigation; Art and design: advanced project; Art and design presentation; Public art; Reflective practice; Painting exploratory techniques.

Entry Requirements

Higher English and Art and Design plus 2 subjects at National 4; or NC Art and Design; or NC Jewellery; or other relevant qualifications at SCQF Level 6. You will be required to bring a portfolio of work to interview. Relevant HNC may give you entry to year 2.

Progression Routes

BA (Hons): Creative Enterprise

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Art and Design, Fashion and Jewellery

SCQF Level