When & Where

  • Orange calendar icon 6 September 2022 - 15 June 2023 ( 450 hours, 34 weeks )
  • Orange map marker icon Chelsea Centre

Suitable For

  • 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Course Code C22FATE04A

What you will learn

The one-year course is ideal for anyone who is interested in progressing into Higher Education, and a career within the Creative industries. The Access to Art and Design Programme is designed specifically for Adult Learners who may have some, or no background in Creative Industries, but are keen to learn and develop a portfolio ready for the next step into Higher Education. This practical studio based course will immerse you in the basics of Art, Design and Media, so you can quickly find your place and develop your skills. Through the course you’ll be able to specialise into a pathway area and will have specialist input to help you create outcomes aligned to your chosen pathway.In addition, you will develop personal skills including how to research, structure your ideas and plan your time, so you can get the most from your studies. You will also be supported to Research, apply and prepare for your Higher Education Interviews, and build a personal portfolio of work.


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • This course may be available for free, or via a Student Loan