Course: UAL Art & Design Diploma Level 2

Study Level

Level 2


Lowestoft Campus


30 weeks




Free (subject to personal circumstances)

Are you passionate about art and design and want to further your skills and understanding?

You could be a beginner or hobby artist who wants to explore new art techniques or want to connect with other artists and designers. This course is ideal if you want to move to the next stage in your career or personal artistic goals.

This course is designed to provide you with the opportunity to explore a broad range of topics including drawing, painting, printmaking, 2D and 3D materials, methods and processes. It will also help you begin to develop related technical skills, acquire knowledge into the work of others and build a portfolio of art and design work.

You will study eight units across a range of assignments which include:

  • Art history
  • Observational drawing
  • Developing ideas
  • Experimentation of materials, methods and processes
  • Visual communication
  • Critical writing and evaluation

You will learn through practical activities, tasks and projects. You will also have the opportunity to present and exhibit your work in an end of year exhibition.

This course takes place on a Friday from 9.30am-3.30pm.

Please get in touch to inquire about the next start date for this course.

It is FREE for adults to study, subject to your personal circumstances. Please contact our Admissions team on 0800 854 695 for further details. 

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All students will need to provide a range of their own equipment, including a sketchbook and drawing materials, with a list provided at induction.


After this course you could study a full-time art and design course including the Foundation in Art and Design or either the FdA in Fashion and Textiles, FdA in Professional Photographic Practice or BA in Visual Art through the University of Suffolk at East Coast College.

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