About Art, Design and Multimedia
Would you like to develop your talent in art, design or multimedia and train for a career in the creative industries? Our range of courses develop your skills and knowledge and let you try different techniques to find your chosen specialism and possible future career. You learn in our fantastic specialist studios including art, print, photography, film, fashion, 3D Design and Mac and multimedia suites. CAVC is the founder college for the National Skills Academy for Creative and Cultural in Wales – providing great opportunities for students to link with employers. You also have the opportunity to work on live projects during your course with high profile organisations such as Oxfam Boutique and Cardiff City Football Club, all of which help to prepare you for employment.
We offer courses in this area at a range of levels including Foundation Degrees in areas such as Film, Video, Photography, Fashion Styling and Popular Music Technology.
Students go on to gain employment in areas such as Graphic Design, Website Design and Media Production. There is also the chance to access support in college to establish your own business and sell your work when you leave.
Last year both Art courses and Design courses at CAVC gained a 91% success rate, that’s 6% above the national comparator.
Creative Industries are growing! With over 1.8m jobs in the UK of which 51,000 are in Wales. DCMS Creative Industries Economic Estimates 2015
Take a look at where our Art and Design courses might take you, with our Career Pathway progression map!
Also, check out our Digital Media Career Pathway progression map!