Art, Design and Multimedia

Would you like to develop your talent in art, design or multimedia and train for a career within the creative industries?

About Art, Design and Multimedia

Turn your passion for art, design and multimedia into your future career. CAVC is one of the largest providers of creative industry courses in the country. Our courses develop your skills, knowledge and let you try different techniques to find your chosen specialism and possible future career. You will learn with our expert teachers in our fantastic specialist studios including art, print, photography, film, fashion, 3D Design and Mac and multimedia suites. And there’s great opportunities to link with employers, work on live projects with real clients, attend masterclasses, participate in skills competitions and make cultural and industry trips to support your development during your course.

Your CAVC

Students on art, design and multimedia courses are offered exciting opportunities to support their progress. Developing exhibitions in high profile venues, working on live briefs with employers and through unique ways to develop and showcase their work.

Your Industry

The Creative industries is one of the fastest growing sectors with 56,000 people employed in Wales and an annual turnover of £2.2bn. Within the Creative industries, there are 3,250 job openings predicted from now until 2026 with average earnings over £31,500 in the Cardiff Capital Region. (Lightcast, 2022).

Your Future

Many art, design and multimedia students go on to study at universities across the UK, including renowned arts locations Central Saint Martins and Goldsmiths. CAVC also offers a unique set of Foundation Degrees to progress onto including Games Art and Design, Graphic Design and Product Design. Others use their portfolios, industry and other experience gained to step straight into employment in areas such as Graphic Design, Website Design, Content Development and Media Production.

Art, Design and Multimedia Courses

Art & Design

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Art and Design L1 Full Time 2 September 2024 Barry Campus
Art & Design L2 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Art & Design L2 Full Time 2 September 2024 Barry Campus
Art & Design L3 Full Time 2 September 2024 Barry Campus
Art & Design L3 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Art & Design - Foundation L3 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Drawing and Illustration L3 Part Time 19 April 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Photography L3 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Graphics & Design

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Graphic Design L3 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Introduction to CAD/CAM L3 Part Time 8 May 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Product Design (3D) L3 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Creative Media & Fashion

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Creative Media Production and Technology (Film and TV) L2 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Digital Photography L2 Part Time 6 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Documentary Photography L2 Part Time 18 April 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Photo Editing for Digital Photographers L2 Part Time 16 January 2025 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Creative Media Production and Technology (Film and TV) L3 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Creative Media Production Bootcamp L3 Part Time 8 April 2024 Community Location
Fashion Design L3 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Multimedia Design (Interactive Media) L3 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Advanced Adobe After Effects (PLA) L4 Part Time 9 April 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Advanced Adobe Photoshop (PLA) L4 Part Time 7 March 2024 9 May 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Advanced Adobe Premier Pro (PLA) L4 Part Time 5 March 2024 7 May 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Technical & Production Practice - Professional Diploma (Film & Photography) L4 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degrees

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Art & Design - Foundation L3 Full Time 2 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Diploma in Higher Education (DipHE) in Electronic Music Production L5 Full Time 10 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Diploma in Higher Education (DipHE) in Music Performance & Recording L5 Full Time 10 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Game Art & Design L5 Full Time 10 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Graphic Communication L5 Full Time 10 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Product Design L5 Full Time 10 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
BA(Hons) Electronic Music Production (Top-up) L6 Full Time 10 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
BMus(Hons) in Music Performance & Recording (Top-up) L6 Full Time 10 September 2024 City Centre Campus, Cardiff