Art and design for 16-19 year olds | Northbrook College

Study art and design at Northbrook College

Our general Art & Design courses include a range of disciplines - from painting, sculpture and 3D crafts to graphics, drawing, fashion, textiles and photography. Alternatively, we offer more specialist courses in either Graphic Design or Fashion & Textiles.

Through rich and diverse assignments you can expect to gain a broad experience in art and design. You will be set a range of projects that will challenge you to step out of your comfort zone. Projects are often focused on increasing employability and incorporate links to industry. Your study programme will be complimented by trips to exhibitions and museums in order to support and enhance your studies.

Throughout the year the department hosts a range of collaborative events such as exhibitions and live shows. As well as promoting a creative environment in which to work, there is an academic underpinning to all the courses that will help you develop the skills you will need for employment. There is a structured tutorial programme that supports you, and helps your transition into college and onto university, which includes regular Progress Reviews with your tutors.


Why choose Northbrook College?

At Northbrook College we offer a variety of full-time courses for 16-19 year olds across three campuses. We teach technical and professional skills and provide practical industry-focused experience. This is a great way to study and equips you with the key skills needed to progress into employment or to go on to study at University.

Available courses

  • Worthing
    Art & Design | Level 1
    Art & Design | Level 1

    Art & design course providing an introduction to drawing, painting, printmaking, 3D, textiles, fashion, graphics and illustration.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Qualification: UAL Level 1 Diploma in Art, Design and Media
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  • Worthing
    Art & Design | UAL Diploma in Art and Design | Level 2
    Art & Design | UAL Diploma in Art and Design | Level 2

    Art & Design course covering drawing, painting, printmaking, 3D, textiles, fashion, graphics and illustration.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Qualification: UAL Diploma in Art and Design Level 2
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  • Worthing
    Photography, Creative Media & Film | UAL Diploma in Creative Media Production & Technology | Level 2
    Photography, Creative Media & Film | UAL Diploma in Creative Media Production & Technology | Level 2

    This course will equip you with an in-depth understanding of the technical and production skills you need to become a creative digital producer.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Qualification: UAL Diploma in Creative Media Production & Technology Level 2
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  • Worthing
    Art & Design | Level 3
    Art & Design | Level 3

    Art & design course covering drawing, painting, printmaking, 3D, textiles, fashion, graphics and illustration. The course will provide opportunities to discover your strengths and define your future path.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Qualification: UAL Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma in Creative Practice: Art, Design and Communication
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  • Worthing
    Art & Design | UAL Foundation Diploma in Art & Design | Level 3/4
    Art & Design | UAL Foundation Diploma in Art & Design | Level 3/4

    This contemporary, innovative and challenging course allows you to explore a wide range of disciplines including fine art, photography, film, animation and sound, graphic art and design,illustration, fashion, textiles and 3D crafts,

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Qualification: UAL DIploma Art & Design Foundation Studies Level 3 & 4
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  • Worthing
    Fashion & Textile Design | UAL Diploma/Extended Diploma in Creative Practice | Level 3
    Fashion & Textile Design | UAL Diploma/Extended Diploma in Creative Practice | Level 3

    Do you aspire for a career within the specialist area of fashion or textile design, then this is the course for you. It is a fast-paced and practical route, giving you the skills to develop ideas and design for a range of areas within the fashion and...

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Qualification: UAL Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma in Creative Practice: Art, Design and Communication
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  • Worthing
    Graphic Design & Illustration | UAL Diploma in Creative Practice | Level 3
    Graphic Design & Illustration | UAL Diploma in Creative Practice | Level 3

    Our graphic design & illustration course provides you with the opportunity to build your skills in a variety of areas including design, drawing, print and digital design.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Qualification: UAL Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma in Creative Practice: Art, Design and Communication
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  • Worthing
    Photography, Creative Media & Film | Level 3
    Photography, Creative Media & Film | Level 3

    This course will equip you with an in-depth understanding of the technical and production skills you need to become a creative digital producer of photography, film, digital design or content.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Qualification: UAL Diploma in Creative Media Production & Technology Level 3
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  • Worthing
    Visual Display and Branding for Fashion Retail | Level 4
    Visual Display and Branding for Fashion Retail | Level 4

    A unique one-year programme that explores the varied world of visual display and branding for fashion retail.

    • Course type: 16+ college (full-time)
    • Qualification: UAL Level 4 Diploma in Visual Display and Branding for Fashion Retail
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