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    Explore your creativity! If you have a clear idea about your future career you can choose a specific pathway, with a course in art, graphics, photography, games design, fashion and textiles, media, film or product design. Alternatively, a more general art and design course might suit you if you’d like to gain exposure to a range of different creative work to understand where your greatest talents lie.

    All of our courses are led and supported by lecturers and tutors with a wealth of experience in their field, providing a rich and creative learning experience in an exciting environment.

    Our expert teaching staff are all qualified to degree level and above within their specialist pathway and continue to develop their skills, work and make links within the industry.

    After successful completion of your course, you can go onto one of our Level 3 courses, our foundation degrees or other higher education courses, apprenticeships or employment in your chosen field.

    Career options

    • Artist
    • Community Artist
    • Sign Maker
    • Journalist
    • Illustrator
    • Fashion Stylist/Designer Packaging Designer
    • Curator
    • Visual Merchandiser 
    • Interior Designer
    • Retail Buyer 
    • Art Auctioneer
    • Film Producer 
    • Printmaker
    • Video Editor 
    • Set Designer
    • Games Designer 
    • Costume Designer
    • Photographer 
    • Arts Education Worker
    • Website Designer
    • Museum or Gallery Assistant/Manager
    Jae Deuk, International Exchange Programme - South Korea, Level 3 Product Design and English

    “I surprised myself with what I could achieve! After this experience, I have more options than before and would like a more hands-on job after I finish studying. “

    Jae Deuk, International Exchange Programme - South Korea, Level 3 Product Design and English
    Contact Details

    Contact Details

    Burton and South Derbyshire College
    Tel: 01283 494400

    Town Centre Campus

    Burton Town Centre Campus, Lichfield Street, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire DE14 3RL

    Stephen Burke Construction Academy

    Construction Academy, 21 Tetron Point, William Nadin Way, Swadlincote, Derbyshire DE11 OBB