Art Design and Media

TCAT’s courses, delivered in our dynamic Creative Hub, equip students for jobs in interactive media, publishing, fashion, music, stage and set design, textiles, jewellery and crafts, art and design as well as museums, venues and galleries.

ART & DESIGN

Our courses include an introduction to a wide range of disciplines including fine art, painting and drawing, textiles, fashion, graphics, sculpture, ceramics, glass, jewellery, printmaking and illustration.

Most of our courses also give you the chance to visit galleries, museums and exhibitions – both at home and abroad – as well as exhibiting your own work; all of the assessment is based on coursework.

These exciting and challenging courses will strengthen your skills within a wide range of disciplines to allow you to enter Apprenticeships, higher level courses including Foundation Diploma in Art and Design or employment.

Did you know? Some of Shropshire’s biggest employers commission Telford College’s Art and Design students to work on real-life projects.

ART & DESIGN COURSES ARE PERFECT FOR CAREERS IN…

  • Fashion and Textile Design
  • Printmaking and Photography
  • Graphic Design and Gaming
  • Tattoo Arts
  • Drawing and Painting
  • Sculpture, Glasswork and Ceramics

MEDIA

There are a huge range of opportunities within the worlds of advertising, design, visual arts, creative writing, film and television, animation, computer games . . . and much more.

If you enjoy gaming, photography, video editing and going to the cinema, our introductory courses will be ideal. You will study both traditional and digital animation, games character design, and various aspects of film making.

Your studies will be enhanced and guided by outstanding tutor support, as well as a wealth of local employers, and real ‘live’ projects linked to the media job market.

On Media courses, you will get the chance to produce short narrative films, documentaries, music and promotional moving image products, animated and print-based products.

Did you know? The number of UK jobs in creative occupations like Media rose to 1.9 million in 2015, up by 6.4 per cent or three times the average job growth rate across the country. (Source: Creative Industries)

MEDIA COURSES ARE PERFECT FOR A CAREER IN . . .

  • Visual Arts
  • Advertising
  • Animation
  • Film and TV
  • Computer Gaming
  • Interactive Media
  • Publishing
Course Name School Assessment  
Diploma in Art, Design and Media - Level 211C3C - Creative StudiesYour course will be assessed through coursework and external assessmentCareer Insights
Diploma in Art & Design- Level 311C3C - Creative StudiesYour course will be assessed through coursework and external assessment.Career Insights
Foundation Diploma in Art and Design - Level 411C3C - Creative Studies Your portfolio and final exhibition will be assessed by your College tutors and external moderators. Career Insights
Diploma in Creative Media Production - Level 311C3C - Creative StudiesYour course will be assessed through coursework and external assessmentCareer Insights
Foundation Degree in Art and Design (HE)11C3C - Creative StudiesModular assessment through portfolio evidence.Career Insights
Foundation Diploma in Art and Design11C3C - Creative Studies Your portfolio and final exhibition will be assessed by your College tutorsCareer Insights
Diploma in Creative Media Production - Level 311C3C - Creative StudiesYour course will be assessed through coursework and external assessmentCareer Insights
Diploma in Creative Media Production- level 211C3C - Creative StudiesYour course will be assessed through coursework and external assessment.Career Insights
Diploma in Art & Design- Level 311C3C - Creative StudiesYour course will be assessed through coursework and external assessment.Career Insights
Diploma in Art and Design - Level 211C3C - Creative StudiesYour course will be assessed through coursework and external assessmentCareer Insights