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

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 will learn in our fantastic specialist studios including art, print, photography, film, fashion, 3D Design and Mac and multimedia suites. Our brand new Creative Arts Academy provides a bespoke space, specialist facilities and an inspiring environment to make your visions a reality.

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, with real clients, during your course. 

Your CAVC

Students get the chance to gain real live brief experience developing exhibitions for renowned venues such as National Museum and Gallery Wales and developing work for high profile projects and organisations such as Roald Dahl City of the Unexpected, Motorpoint Arena, BBC Introducing, BBC Digital and Royal Opera House.

Your Industry

The Creative industries is one of the fastest growing sectors in Wales with an annual turnover of £1.9bn. 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). Average earnings within the Cardiff Capital Region was over £30,000. (EMSI, 2019)

Your Future

Many students go on to study university courses across the UK, as well as onto one of the great range of Foundation Degrees we run at CAVC in subjects including Film, Games Art and Design, Photography and Music. Others use the experience they have gained on their course to go straight into employment in areas such as Graphic Design, Website Design and Media Production.

Art, Design and Multimedia Courses

Art & Design

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Art and Design L1 Full Time 5 September 2022 Barry Campus
Art & Design L2 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Art & Design L2 Full Time 5 September 2022 Barry Campus
Art & Design L3 Full Time 5 September 2022 Barry Campus
Art & Design L3 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Art & Design - Foundation L3 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Photography L3 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Graphics & Design

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Graphic Design L3 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Product Design (3D) L3 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Introduction to 3D Modelling L4 Part Time 9 May 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Creative Media & Fashion

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Introduction to Digital Photography (Beginners) L1 Part Time 25 April 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Creative Media Production and Technology L2 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Digital Photography L2 Part Time 25 April 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Creative Media Production and Technology (Film and TV) L3 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Fashion Design L3 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Introduction to Drawing L3 Part Time 2 May 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Multimedia Design (Interactive Media) L3 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Avid Media Composer v.2019/20 (PLA) - MC101 & MC110 - Delivered through the Medium of Welsh (PLA) L5 Part Time Contact us for dates City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Avid Pro Tools v.12.8 (PLA) - PT101 & PT110 - Delivered through the Medium of Welsh (PLA) L5 Part Time Contact us for dates City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degrees

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Art & Design - Foundation L3 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Introduction to 3D Modelling L4 Part Time 9 May 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Diploma in Higher Education (DipHE) in Electronic Music Production L5 Full Time 12 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Diploma in Higher Education (DipHE) in Music Performance & Recording L5 Full Time 12 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Contemporary Artist Designer L5 Full Time 12 September 2022 Barry Campus
Foundation Degree in Contemporary Artist Designer L5 Part Time 12 September 2022 Barry Campus
Foundation Degree in Film L5 Full Time 12 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Game Art & Design L5 Full Time 12 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Graphic Communication L5 Full Time 12 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Performing Arts L5 Full Time 12 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Photography L5 Full Time 5 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Product Design L5 Full Time 12 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
BA(Hons) Electronic Music Production (Top-up) L6 Full Time 12 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
BMus(Hons) in Music Performance & Recording (Top-up) L6 Full Time 12 September 2022 City Centre Campus, Cardiff