As an Art and Design student, you will have the freedom to explore new ideas while developing technical skills in your chosen medium.
Your creativity will be enhanced with a unique learning environment: The White building at Truro College is a purpose-built art facility containing specialist studios and exhibition spaces, while the Nanjizal building at Penwith College also boasts views over the Penwith campus and Mounts Bay. These studios will provide you with an experience of the diverse creative industries.
You will have the opportunity to build a portfolio of work as well as a chance to exhibit in our end of year exhibitions.
Many students progress to university or to our successful Foundation Diploma in Art and Design course, based at our Tregye campus.
Take a look at the subjects we have to offer below, watch videos from our staff and download course information for the courses you're interested in.
We also offer University level courses in this area
We also offer Access to HE courses in this area
Art & Design courses at Truro College
Foundation Diploma Art & Design (18+) Subject Spotlight
A Level Fine Art Subject Spotlight
A Level Illustration & Graphics Subject Spotlight
A Level Product Design & the Built Environment Subject Spotlight
A Level Textiles Subject Spotlight
A Level Textiles Fashion Subject Spotlight
UAL Level 2 Diploma in Art & Design Subject Spotlight
UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma in Art & Design Subject Spotlight
Art & Design courses at Penwith College
A Level Fine Art Course Information
A Level Illustration/Graphics Subject Spotlight
A Level Photography Course Information
Level 1 Progression Art & Design Course Information
UAL Level 2 Progression Art & Design Course Information
UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma Art & Design Course Information
Why choose Art & Design?
- Dedicated Art and Design buildings with studio spaces, printing facilities, jewellery workshops and Mac suites
- Excellent links with the creative industries and lectures with industry experience
- Students thrive in a creative, supportive environment and are encouraged to explore their creativity
Choose Art & Design for careers in:
- Fashion & Textiles
- Fine Art
- Graphic Design
- Interior Design
- Product Design
- Jewellery Design
- Print Making