Creative Industries: Graphic Design with Illustration

West College Scotland


Clydebank Campus


This course is part of a suite of Creative Industry qualifications, where along with learning focussed Graphic Design and Illustration skills listed above, you will also develop a range of entrepreneurial skills, helping you to become more employable across all sectors of the Creative Industries.

You will also have the opportunity to take part in our flexible NC provision should you wish, where you can choose a mix of any modules from the range of Creative Industries NC courses we run across both Clydebank and Greenock campuses and create a course unique to you and your interests, building your own timetable along the way.

You will learn:
Create a portfolio; Illustration; Graphic Design; Software Skills (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign); Mixed Media; Printmaking; Sketchbook Development.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Entry by interview and portfolio of work.

Progression Routes

HNC Graphic Design

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years


Art, Design, Graphics and Animation

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