Apply for a summer or autumn accredited or non-credit part time course.
Whether you are an absolute beginner, or are currently on a non-credit or accredited programme of study in Art or Design, CEAD offers progression options for all levels within Higher Education. Our programme runs over Summer and Autumn, and ranges from non-credit for beginners, to advanced, Certificate and Higher Diploma levels.
Learn more about progression in Art and Design through CEAD.
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Short courses in Art and Design, including Summer Portfolio Preparation course. Applications for summer courses 2021 opening soon
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Higher Diploma in Art
CEAD 2 year part-time Higher Diploma in Art. Portfolio required. Applications for 2021 opening soon.
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University Certificate in Drawing and Visual Investigation (D+VI), 1 year part-time, 2 nights per week. Portfolio not required. Applications for 2021 opening soon.
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University Certificate in Photography and Digital Imaging (P+DI), 1 Year part-time, 2 nights per week. Portfolio required. Applications for 2021 opening soon.
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VAP Certificate A/C Modules
University Certificate in Visual Arts Practice (VAP). 1-3 years part-time. VAP modules may be taken on a once off basis for audit or credit. Portfolio not required. Applications for 2021 opening soon.
View VAP Certificate A/C Modules
CEAD Autumn Non-Credit courses. Non-credit courses in Art and Design for beginners to advanced. Portfolio not required. Autumn Non-Credit courses 2021 opening soon.
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