Vocational Creative Arts courses

Key Information 

Whether you want to be a Photographer, Fashion Designer, Graphic Designer, Illustrator or Interior Designer, with hundreds of careers to choose from, a Creative Arts Vocational BTEC course can help you reach your dream job or university place. At Blackburn College, our specialist tutors like to nurture talent and inspire creativity to prepare you for a successful creative career.

Why Blackburn College?

  • Progression Partnership with University of the Arts London (UAL), a world-renowned art and design institution.
  • Annual creative arts exhibition allows you to showcase your work to staff, students and the general public.
  • Work on live briefs with employers and gain experience in a real world environment.
  • Workshops from renowned artists, designers and illustrators.
  • Study in our purpose-built art and design facilities located in our £18.3m Beacon Centre.

HOW MUCH CAN I EXPECT TO EARN?

You can expect a starting salary of approximately £16,000 - which can rise significantly as your career progresses.

Career Opportunities 

Here are just a few of the careers and job roles our students have gone on to do:

  • Animator
  • Fashion Designer
  • Fine Artist
  • Furniture Designer
  • Games Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Interior Designer
  • Product Designer
  • Photographer