Art and Design
Art and Design
Studying Art and Design at Weston College
More than just a qualification… taught by industry professionals, on a creative course at Weston College you'll be encouraged to find your voice, express your personality in a multitude of art forms and blossom beyond your expectations.
All courses here are studied at our Loxton campus, the home, heart and hub of creative arts in Weston.
Click here to see our students' phenomenal final major projects via the Creative Arts Summer Showcase website.
Job roles in the West of England currently include:Advertising Accounts Manager or Creative Director, Artist, Graphic Designer, Textile, Garment or Related Trade n.e.c., Printer, Glass/ceramics maker, decorator or finisher, Glass or ceramics process operative, Textile Process Operative, Printing machine assistant,
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Art, Design and Media, UAL Diploma
The Level 1 Diploma in Art, Design and Media allows you to experiment with a range of art and design disciplines. You will have the opportunity to work with a wide variety of art and design materials, techniques, and processes in our state-of-the-art studios and workshops. This programme can enable progression for any of the Level 2 creative p...Click Here
Art and Design, UAL Diploma
The Level 2 Diploma in Art and Design provides an opportunity to experiment with a range of different disciplines within an art and design pathway. You will work with a wide range of art and design materials, techniques and processes in our subject-specialist studios and workshops with the introduction of contextual studies. This programme w...Click Here
Art and Design, UAL Foundation Diploma (Pre-Degree)
The UAL Foundation Diploma in Art and Design is an exciting, acclaimed and fast-paced programme. Our aim is to develop individuality and expand creative and visual thinking through to Level 4; encouraging experimentation of varied materials and approaches. Throughout the year we offer dedicated support to cultivate your creative focus and beco...Click Here
Art, A Level
You will have the opportunity to explore exciting traditional and experimental artistic processes and techniques. This covers a wide range of skills including drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture and 3D, graphics, new media and creative software. You will then be able to specialise in any of these art forms. You will have the opportunit...Click Here
Art, Design and Communication, UAL Extended Diploma
The Level 3 Extended Diploma in Art, Design and Communication provides you with a broad skillset across a range of different disciplines within an art and design pathway. This study programme will allow you to develop and test your creativity through experimental briefs. You will be introduced to creative and technical skills, professional dev...Click Here
Fashion and Textiles Design, A Level
This subject will offer an exciting opportunity to embrace textile art, textile design and elements of fashion looking at the design industry from an artist’s perspective. It will introduce you to the contemporary approach of the industry and encourage you to flourish as a potential textile designer, looking at a variety of techniques. You...Click Here
Fashion, UAL Extended Diploma
The Level 3 Extended Diploma in Fashion will give you the chance to explore fashion across a range of disciplines. You will develop an understanding of fashion by experiencing varied disciplines across fashion design, production, digital media, communication and fashion business. Within this study programme you will also develop skills in vi...Click Here
Game and Animation Production, UAL Extended Diploma
The UAL Extended Diploma focuses on animation and video games – officially the fastest-growing medium in the media industry. You will learn the skills needed to thrive in this exciting new environment and study individual products, as well as how the animation and game industry operates and functions. The programme explores a wide range of...Click Here
Graphic Design and Digital Arts, UAL Extended Diploma
This programme puts a strong emphasis on linking you with employers in the sector. You will complete projects linked to the industry and work with real clients, while studying in a safe and supportive environment. Here, sustained creative play is encouraged, to help you become an innovative and adaptable designer. You will learn different wa...Click Here
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What our students say
Lilly Greer, Level 3 Art and Design
"My experience with the course so far has really helped me gain confidence in my work and allowed me to explore my creative freedom."
Former school: Backwell School
Studied: Level 3 Art and Design
What next? Thinking of going to university to study illustration or graphic design