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From computer games to graphic design, photography to fashion, right through to art therapy and advertising, Creative courses can lead to a breathtaking and awe-inspiring career


Creativity is a commodity in many industries – where inspiration and artistic expression meet commerce in a dynamic sector that offers a wealth of exciting career prospects. Our courses give you the opportunity to explore your abilities and create in collaboration with working agencies from around the region. We offer a diverse variety of subjects in a wide range of professional disciplines, from computer games development and graphic design to fine art and fashion.

Creative Courses


We offer a wide range of creative courses across all qualification levels. If you fancy a career as a fashion designer, computer games maker, graphic designer or illustrator, start your journey with us.

“I chose the college because it offered the best course to suit my needs and the course provides me with all the relevant skills and knowledge needed to carve a successful career. I aim to become a self-employed portrait photographer and I'm very impressed with the resources that college has provided for me to benefit my learning.”

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Our handy guide gives an overview of the range of opportunities we offer so you can find the right course for you.