Faculty of Creative Industries

The creative industries faculty offers a wide range of courses. From drama and design to fine arts and photography. Click on the study options below for the full range of courses on offer and apply today. Believe It Achieve It!

Whether you are looking for a career in Arts & Crafts, Acting & Performance, Graphic & Product Design, Journalism, Model Making or Radio & Television we offer a number of courses on a full time, part time or evening basis to enhance your skills and job prospects.

Courses are delivered by dedicated teaching staff in excellent facilities, studios, workshops and exhibition spaces supported by industry standard equipment.

BA (Hons) Photography (SCQF level 9/10)
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This Photography degree is delivered by City of Glasgow College and validated by University of the West of Scotland.  The 4th year of this course allows students to focus on and develop their skills and...
BA Honours Contemporary Art Practice (SCQF level 9/10)
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This exciting creative degree is delivered by City of Glasgow College and validated by University of the West of Scotland. We seek to foster a high level of artistic exploration and personal development in students and deliver...
HNC Acting and Performance (SCQF level 7)
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This full-time course develops the skills required for acting and performance. It is designed to focus on the practical skills required by the actor, while also supporting the practical experiences with knowledge...
HNC Creative Industries: Professional Writing Skills (SCQF level 7)
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Do you aspire to a career as a professional writer? This course hones the skills of budding writers in many fields. We cover scripting for TV and radio, short story writing, poetry and journalism, as well as vital...
HNC Creative Industries: Radio (SCQF level 7)
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This well established course develops radio production and broadcasting skills, including interviewing, scripting, presentation, news operations, sound recording, commercial production and digital editing.
Advanced Photoshop for Photographers BOOK NOW
This advanced Photoshop course is aimed at photographers both professional and amateur wanting to take control over their digital workflow. Professional retouching techniques will also be part of this course.
Art And Design Portfolio Preparation
This course is an introduction to creating a portfolio for a career in creative art and design industries. It’s also useful for developing your artistic interest, hobby or craft in a more structured way. The course is based...
Botanical Drawing and Painting
Ever wondered how to paint a rose? This ten week course is ideal for people without prior drawing experience who want to learn how to draw flowers, fruit and vegetables with ease. Through tutor demonstrations you will learn how...
Break into Writing for a Living BOOK NOW
This course is designed to enable students to make the break into the world of professional writing.  It will help you make that jump into being paid for what you write.  So if you are currently writing and can...
Calligraphy
This course is designed to introduce you to the art of beautiful writing. You should bring a calligraphy fountain pen on the first evening. A Manuscript pen with a 3B or 4B nib is ideal. If you’re left-handed bring the...
Advanced Photoshop for Photographers BOOK NOW
This advanced Photoshop course is aimed at photographers both professional and amateur wanting to take control over their digital workflow. Professional retouching techniques will also be part of this course.
Art And Design Portfolio Preparation
This course is an introduction to creating a portfolio for a career in creative art and design industries. It’s also useful for developing your artistic interest, hobby or craft in a more structured way. The course is based...
Botanical Drawing and Painting
Ever wondered how to paint a rose? This ten week course is ideal for people without prior drawing experience who want to learn how to draw flowers, fruit and vegetables with ease. Through tutor demonstrations you will learn how...
Break into Writing for a Living BOOK NOW
This course is designed to enable students to make the break into the world of professional writing.  It will help you make that jump into being paid for what you write.  So if you are currently writing and can...
Calligraphy
This course is designed to introduce you to the art of beautiful writing. You should bring a calligraphy fountain pen on the first evening. A Manuscript pen with a 3B or 4B nib is ideal. If you’re left-handed bring the...

There must be a viable level of interest in a course for it to run and all courses run at the sole discretion of the college. If a place is not available on your chosen course, the college will take all reasonable measures to offer you a place on a comparable course. City of Glasgow College reserves the right to amend or update this information at any time.