EC Courses Default

Art and Design

UAL Art, Design and Media UAL Level 1 Diploma

Campus Granton Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 3

Study mode Full time

Duration 41 weeks

Start date Aug 2022

Course enquiry form

Note your interest for this course
Enter your full name
Enter your email address
This form collects your name and email address so we can contact you with pre-application information on future courses including application deadlines, campus open days and course information. Read our privacy notice to find out how we collect, store and use your data (and for information on withdrawing your consent).

Course overview

The Level 1 Diploma in Art Design and Media is designed to provide students who are intrigued and motivated by art and design with opportunities to explore, develop and test their creativity. The course is delivered over three days and enables students to both re-engage with education and acquire the knowledge, skills and understanding needed to progress to further education or employment within the creative industries. This is an Art and Design course specifically designed for students with additional support needs.

What you will learn

The qualifications enable students to

  • Be introduced to the materials and processes used in art design and media and the skills necessary to record and express ideas
  • Be aware of how contextual research is used to support creative activities
  • Be introduced to the communication skills used in support of creative activities and develop an understanding of the role that communication skills play in informing and developing ideas
  • Use previously acquired skills knowledge and understanding to explore and resolve 2D 3D and time-based creative problems
  • Demonstrate personal strengths in art design and media and use the knowledge understanding and skills developed in previous units.

Number of days per week

  • 3 days per week

Entry requirements

  • No formal qualifications are required 
  • Show us previous artwork that demonstrates your interest and commitment 
  • Demonstrate the ability to engage with ideas and have sound communication skills 
  • This course is suitable for students with additional support and learning needs

Information on Tests / Auditions / Interview Requirements

  • Applicants are invited to an informal interview to discuss their support needs and interest in Art and Design

English Proficiency Requirements

IELTS 5.0

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • UAL 2 Diploma in Art and Design

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Granton Campus Full time 29/08/22 41 Weeks

You may also be interested in these courses

Art and Design

Foundation Apprenticeship in Creative and Digital Media - Graphic Design (SCP)

THIS COURSE IS FOR S5 PUPILS WHO ARE STILL AT SCHOOL.This course is intended to be studied alongside your high school su...

Read more and apply

Campus
Granton Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 6

Study mode
Part time

Duration
39 weeks

Art and Design

Life Drawing 1 (SCP)

THIS COURSE IS AVAILABLE TO SCHOOL PUPILS AGED 16 OR OVER  this course provides the perfect opportunity to develop life ...

Read more and apply

Campus
Granton Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 5

Study mode
Evening

Duration
11 weeks

Art and Design

Life Drawing 2 Expressive Drawing (SCP)

THIS COURSE IS AVAILABLE TO SCHOOL PUPILS AGED 16 OR OVER This course provides the perfect opportunity to further develo...

Read more and apply

Campus
Granton Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 5

Study mode
Evening

Duration
12 weeks

Art and Design

3D Animation HND

3D Animation is a diverse, immersive and forward-thinking course designed to develop your creative potential. You will e...

Read more and apply

Campus
Granton Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 8

Study mode
Full time

Duration
41 weeks

Art and Design

3D Design: Interior, Product and Exhibition Design HND

HND 3D Design is a forward-thinking and innovative course that focuses on individual learning and design skills. You wil...

Read more and apply

Campus
Granton Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 8

Study mode
Full time

Duration
41 weeks

Art and Design

Architecture and Interior Design NC

Architecture and Interior Design are emerging and growing industries. This NC will allow you to explore and experiment w...

Read more and apply

Campus
Granton Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 6

Study mode
Full time

Duration
41 weeks

Art and Design

Art and Design: Creative Media NC

Creative Media NC will develop your creative potential using both digital technology and traditional drawing. You will p...

Read more and apply

Campus
Granton Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 6

Study mode
Full time

Duration
41 weeks