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NC Creative Industries Introduction to Creative Arts
Where will I study?This full-time course will be taught at your local centre.
What qualifications do I need to enrol on this course?Students will be expected to have achieved
three Standard Grades. Previous experience
of art or design study is also desirable.
Mature students will be considered based
on previous experience and other suitable
Will I receive a recognised qualification?Yes, upon completing the course you will
achieve an SQA group award at Level 5.
How can I continue to develop my skills?Successful completion of this foundation
course will allow you to progress to further
study and ultimately a career in product
design , interior design, fashion illustration or
Why should I consider an NC level course in Creative Arts?Do you want to begin to explore the many
practical disciplines involved in the creative
Do you want to enhance your career
prospects with a recognised foundation
qualification introducing many of the varied
disciplines found in the creative arts arena
and allowing you to make an informed
decision on future specialisation.
Do you want to work towards a qualification
which will enable you to continue to study at
HNC level and higher?
If yes, then this course may well be the right
course for you. The creative and cultural
industries in the UK are constantly growing,
developing and adapting to meet new areas
of application and demand.
This course develops the underlying
knowledge and skills required for progression
to further study in the many disciplines of art
and design or direct entry into art and design
based employment. The blend of practical
skills and theoretical study within the course
will also help students make informed choices
on specialisms for further study.
Argyll College UHI Ltd is a Scottish Charity, SC 026685
The course will introduce the following
Line and tone
Introduction to illustration
Jewellery working with wire
Creative textile development
Students are also required to study the
following mandatory units: Introduction to
Creative Industries, The Creative Process,
Creative Project, Skills Development, Social
Networking and Working for Yourself.
Candidates completing this course will also
achieve the following National Progression
NPA Skills for Work: Creative Industries
Argyll College UHI
At Argyll College UHI we apply state-of-the-art information technologies including high-speed internet access and video conferencing facilities to allow as many students as possible to study throughout Argylls dispersed communities.
Whats more, as one of the 13 colleges and research institutions that make up the recently formed University of the Highlands and Islands, we can now offer our students even better access to a wide choice of undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses. This is in addition to our existing, prolific range of vocational, full and part-time further education courses.
Argyll College UHI has 13 centres throughout the Argyll region and you can also look at studying many courses at home if you wish. You choose what you study and how you study it.
All Argyll College UHI centres are fully accessible for those students with disabilities
To find out more about this course simply contact your nearest centre.
Arran Tel: 01770 600 152
Cairndow Tel: 01546 600 070
Campbeltown Tel: 01631 559 670
Construction, Engineering and Renewables CentreTel: 01631 559 830
Craignish Tel: 01546 600 070
Dunoon Tel: 01369 707 182
Fionnphort Tel: 01681 700 377
Islay Tel: 01496 810 130
Lochgilphead Tel: 01546 600 070
ObanTel: 01631 559 500
Rothesay Tel: 01700 501 000
Tiree Tel: 01879 220 372
Tobermory Tel: 01688 302 801
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