Certificate in Computer Arts and Design

Dundee and Angus College


Gardyne Campus


You will be introduced to the subject areas of illustration, graphic design and 2D and 3D animation. Classes support the development of: research skills, idea development, drawing, how to develop a sketchbook, the design process, and digital imaging.

Other classes supplement your studies such as: life drawing, story boarding, and learning about careers within the computer arts industry. You will develop your creative and technical skills to prepare you for HN level study and on completion of the course students will have produced a broad and exciting portfolio.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 5 preferably including English an Art or Design; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. A portfolio of your work should be shown at interview.

Progression Routes

HND Computer Arts and Design

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Art and Design

SCQF Level


Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display