Art and Design

North East Scotland College


Fraserburgh Campus


This course covers a wide range of subjects in both fine art and design disciplines. It introduces students to a broad range of practical skills in both 2 and 3 dimensions, and develops a critical awareness of the historical, contextual and social issues relevant to art and design practice.

What you will experience

You will explore the creative process as a whole, and in doing that you will produce a high quality portfolio over the course of a year. The course is made up of various pieces of project work, and will provide you with your opportunity to develop valuable skills in drawing and computer arts.

Entry Requirements

Higher Art and Design plus English at National 5; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

Progression Routes

Art and Design; Fashion Business; Photography; and Textiles at HND Level

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Art, Design and Photography

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