This course provides the essential underpinning theory, practical knowledge and design techniques which are  crucial to your development in the areas of drawing and animation. The award aims to develop your knowledge and creative skills in 2D/3D drawing, design, and animation techniques. You will also enhance your creativity and visual communication skills through digital media creation and design processes.

The course further improves and develops skills already gained, or is an ideal starting point if you already hold a good selection of Standard Grades. You will also develop personal and employability skills to prepare you for either further study or employment.

Entry requirements

One of:

4 Standard Grades or 4 National 5 passes (preferably including Art).

Relevant skills and experience will also be considered. Entry is also subject to a satisfactory interview to which you should present a sample portfolio of drawings/sketches.