Art and Design

Are you artistic and imaginative? Turn your creativity into a career you will love.

You will study fine art, graphic design, print making and photography and develop other specialist visual recording techniques.

You can look forward to the chance to work with industry partners on creative design projects, and you will have access to all of the latest creative design technology in our new Creative Industries Centre.


The Michael Wright Building is our £3.3m Creative Industries Centre, boasting an amphitheatre, digital media suites and recording studios, with industry standard kit and the latest technologies.



Careers in this industry include:


  • Artist
  • Community Arts Officer
  • Set Designer
  • Gallery Manager
  • Graphic Designer

Career Prospects

Graphic designers

Annual pay
Workforce change

The workforce is projected to expand by 8% over the period to 2024, adding 7,309 jobs. In the same period, 33% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 29,483 job openings.

Role description

Graphic designers use illustrative, sound, visual and multimedia techniques to convey a message for information, entertainment, advertising, promotion or publicity purposes, and create special visual effects and animations for computer games, film, interactive and other media.

Common tasks


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Contact us

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Ramsgate Road
Broadstairs, Kent
CT10 1PN