Art & Design

Fulfil your creative potential

If you are ready to start your journey to a career in the creative industries and are passionate about Art and Design, South Essex College is the place for you.

Our Art & Design team are committed to providing you with top quality programmes that are taught by industry-trained professionals. Our staff will strongly encourage your individuality and creative flair, to equip you with the confidence and innovation to work independently after your course.

Our aim is to help develop your knowledge to enable you to pursue your chosen career, both within and outside the creative industry.

We offer a wide range of Art and Design qualifications from introductory programmes right up to degree-level courses, and there are opportunities for entry at all levels, with clear progression routes.

Spark your creativity in an environment that encourages and supports your talent development.

We offer all the support you need to ensure that you will always know what you are working towards and that you have the opportunity to progress to a high level.

Career destinations
  • Craft artist
  • Self-employment
  • Arts administrator
  • Arts manager
  • Graphic designer
  • Interior designer
  • Photographer
  • Fine artist
  • Textile producer
  • Illustrator
  • Art teacher
  • Fashion designer
  • Magazine stylist