Art and Design Diploma Level 2 (UAL)

Glasgow Clyde College


Cardonald Campus


This course is aimed at students who do not have a portfolio of artwork and wish to study general Art and Design at a slower pace and lower level with the ambition of progressing on to an art-based course, either within the college or 1st year at Art School. It is also suitable for people returning to education who enjoyed Art and Design-based subjects, including Product Design or Graphic Communication at school, and wish to rebuild a portfolio to support an application to a creative course.

Content includes:
Photography; Analytical drawing; Printmaking; Mixed media; 3D construction; Sketchbook development; Introduction to animation.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4 or 5 including English and Maths or Art and Design preferred. Personal statement. Interview.

Progression Routes

Art and Design Diploma Level 3 (UAL), HNC Fine Art: Contemporary Art or foundation level art courses.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Art and Design

SCQF Level