Art and Design Courses at Derby College

Graphic designer, fashion designer, animator, fine artist, photographer, interior designer, arts administrator, art therapist, gallery curator – the list of career opportunities in the dynamic world of art and design is endless.

Is this you?

Getting into art & design

Why choose Derby College?

If you have drive and originality, it’s time to express yourself, unleash your creativity and prepare for a career in art and design. A Derby College course opens up a world of exciting possibilities.


Derby College Course Listings - Art and Design


FT Creative Business +Plus - Level 2: Site Joseph Wright Centre

FT Diploma in Art and Design: Creative - Level 3: Site Joseph Wright Centre

FT Higher Foundation Studies in Art and Design - Level 3: Site Joseph Wright Centre

PT Intermediate Award in Art and Design: Site Joseph Wright Centre

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Maths and English

You need English and maths skills to get on in life. They will support your studies at the College, help with everyday tasks and pave the way to future career success.

If you don’t already have a grade C or above in GCSE English and Maths – or equivalent qualifications – you will continue studying these subjects as part of your course at Derby College.

We’ll support you all the way: working with you on the right programme of development throughout your time with us.

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When you’ve completed your course, why not broaden your horizons further still at Derby College? Additional qualifications in creative areas such as Performing Arts, Music and Media are exciting choices. Or check out our courses in Business, Enterprise and Management if you would like to set up a venture of your own.