Art and Design
The College is an accredited centre of excellence working in partnership with the University of the Arts London (UAL); Europe’s largest specialist art and design awarding body, giving you the best possible platform from which to progress and succeed.
Whether you love painting, graphic design, fashion and textiles or film, make a career out of your creativity by studying art and design at South Devon College.
Art and design at South Devon College offers you the exciting opportunity to develop and realise your creative ideas and concepts in a visual form. In gaining advanced skills across a range of artistic fields, you will be well prepared to consider employment in a variety of roles and professions.
The facilities at South Devon College include studio workspaces and specialist workshops, with dedicated and passionate staff that will help guide you on your journey from student to professional practitioner. Our staff members all have a wealth of experience in art-related careers and are experts in their field, making them the ideal people to advise you in your chosen profession.
The emphasis of an art and design qualification at South Devon College is firmly on developing creative thinking and innovative approaches to problem solving. The courses will introduce you to a wide variety of artistic disciplines and a range of visual communication design, enabling you to find an area you are passionate about to specialise in.
Trips to galleries and shows are a regular part of the curriculum and are important in increasing your understanding of the creative process in a professional capacity. You will also have the opportunity to display your work in our gallery spaces at South Devon College.
We are proud of our excellent links with local employers, with numerous visiting speakers to enhance the curriculum. In addition, to increase opportunities for employment upon the completion of your studies.