Short Courses

Art & Design

We offer a wide variety of daytime and evening art and design short courses. Select a subject area below to view the courses that we have on offer throughout 2018/19.

Please be aware that all of our digital course or courses that employ the use of computers and Adobe software are delivered on Apple Mac computers.


Digital Media

Printmaking and Paper

Drawing and Painting





Visual Communication

Portfolio Preparation

Mentoring Programme - Art and Design 

Rod Malloch Painting

Art & Design Student Handbook

This handbook is designed to provide specific information supporting your studies to supplement general Short Courses information.

Art and Design Student Handbook 2018/19

Course Enquiries

For all general enquiries relating to the course, such as places available or location, please contact COL by phoning +44(0)131 650 4400 or emailing

Our Course Organisers can help you with enquiries about the academic content of courses.


Oliver Reed

Course Organiser, Art and Design

Contact details