Drawing and Illustration (PLA)

L3 Level 3
Part Time
11 January 2022 — 22 March 2022
City Centre Campus, Cardiff
This course is available at other locations or at different start dates/levels.
PLA: This course is free for employed adults eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). To see if you could be eligible for a PLA go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PartTimeFunding - For a full list of PLA courses go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PLA

About this course

The aim of this ten-week drawing and illustration course is to introduce you to creative ways of visually communicating ideas.

The image above was created by Eleana Nisse who has previously studied this course.

This FREE course is only available to adults that are eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). Personal Learning Accounts, funded by the Welsh Government, are available to employed adults living in Wales that wish to develop skills to progress or change career. 
Find out if you're eligible today.

What you will study

Through this course you will trial a variety of traditional and digital techniques including observational drawing, painting, storytelling and digital image manipulation. Tasks and tutor led workshops you will help you develop your own visual language to in order to convey ideas, feelings and information.

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £0.00

Entry requirements

Desirable candidates will be familiar with the basics of Art & Design. Must be 18 years of age or above. Desirable for candidate to evidence a portfolio of work.

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

11 January 2022

End date

22 March 2022

Time of day

Night Time

Part Time

2.5 hours per week

Location

City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Maps & directions
PLA: This course is free for employed adults eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). To see if you could be eligible for a PLA go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PartTimeFunding - For a full list of PLA courses go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PLA

Course code

CDCC3P03
L3

Qualification

Unit 12 Fine Art Materials Techniques an

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Career prospects & further study

16.0%

Within the Creative industries, there are nearly 3,000 job openings predicted from now until 2024 and a 16.0% growth in Cardiff Capital Region (EMSI, 2018).

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Locations

City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

City Centre Campus,

Dumballs Road,

Cardiff,

CF10 5FE