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 30 August 2021 Barry Campus
Art & Design
L2 Full Time 30 August 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Art & Design
L2 Full Time 2 September 2021 Barry Campus
Art & Design
L3 Full Time 30 August 2021 Barry Campus City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Art & Design - Foundation
L3 Full Time 6 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Photography
L3 Full Time 30 August 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Graphics & Design

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Design
L3 Full Time 30 August 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Graphic Design
L3 Full Time 30 August 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Introduction to 3D Modelling
L4 Part Time 11 January 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Creative Media & Fashion

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Creative Media Production and Technology
L2 Full Time 30 August 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Creative Media Production and Technology
L3 Full Time 30 August 2021 Cardiff West Community High School City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Design for Multimedia
L3 Full Time 30 August 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Fashion Design
L3 Full Time 30 August 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Screen Printing
L3 Part Time 11 January 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degrees

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Art & Design - Foundation
L3 Full Time 6 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Introduction to 3D Modelling
L4 Part Time 11 January 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Professional Artist Skills
L4 Part Time 11 January 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Studio Lighting (Photography)
L4 Part Time 11 January 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Diploma in Higher Education (DipHE) in Electronic Music Production
L5 Full Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Diploma in Higher Education (DipHE) in Music Performance & Recording
L5 Full Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Contemporary Artist Designer
L5 Full Time 13 September 2021 Barry Campus
Foundation Degree in Contemporary Artist Designer
L5 Part Time 13 September 2021 Barry Campus
Foundation Degree in Film
L5 Full Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Game Art & Design
L5 Full Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Graphic Communication
L5 Full Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Performing Arts
L5 Full Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Photography
L5 Full Time 6 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Foundation Degree in Product Design
L5 Full Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Landscape Photography
L5 Part Time 12 April 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
BA(Hons) Electronic Music Production (Top-up)
L6 Full Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff
BMus(Hons) in Music Performance & Recording (Top-up)
L6 Full Time 13 September 2021 City Centre Campus, Cardiff