Art and Design Portfolio - Level 5 (January)

Anniesland Campus
SCQF Level
Start Date
17 Jan 2022
Qualification Type
Course Type
Short Full-Time
18 weeks January to June

Whether you are a beginner or someone with art experience, this course will provide you with the expertise to develop your skills and ideas and help you to discover your potential. We will help you build up a portfolio of work which will aid you in the process of applying for an Art course.

What will I learn?

This course will take you through a series of processes and ways of working which will help you to develop and extend your portfolio of work in a way which will help you to progress to a higher level program. We will help you to make, present and talk about your work so that you are ready to apply for an appropriate course.

Suitable for experienced or just those with a general interest in Art – come and unleash your creative potential.

Key areas include: drawing, printmaking, mixed media artwork, sketchbook development, portfolio building

The college will provide you with an art pack. 

Please note that due to the impact of COVID-19, this course will be delivered via a blended learning approach - which may include limited face-to-face learning on campus combined with remote learning off-campus and digital learning approaches. If and when delivery is taking place on-campus, there will be reduced student numbers and physical distancing measures in place. If you require any support in learning digitally please inform the Course Leader or Student Support team.

Entry requirements (minimum)

National 5 Art and Design, or a small sample of art work which demonstrates your interest in the subject.

Jobs and further study

In building your portfolio you will develop both your practical skills and your confidence which will help you to progress within the creative industries. You may also be able to progress to further study to courses including:

  • NQ Fine Art Portfolio
  • HNC Fine Art Portfolio
  • HNC Art and Design
  • HNC Painting and Printmaking
  • HND Contemporary Art Practice

I've applied — what happens next?

You will be invited to attend an information session prior to any offers being made.

More questions? Contact us about this course

0141 357 6078