Short courses

At UCA we offer a wide range of short courses including English language courses, portfolio preparation workshops, taster days and summer schools.

These are practical courses which have been designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to flourish on your course at UCA and to get the most our of your time with us.

Our short courses

Easter Schools

UCA Easter Schools are the perfect way to support the development of your portfolio for FE or HE study.

Summer Schools

We have offered residential and non-residential summer schools which are led by experienced creative practitioners and industry professionals. They give you a chance to experience living and learning like a university student.

Taster Days

Our taster days are an opportunity to work hands-on with our academic staff and students.

English Language courses

Designed to prepare you to study art and design with us, our courses will improve your IELTS score by 0.5 or 1.0 and ensure you meet the English requirements for your desired course.

International Summer School

Our International Summer School attracts students from all round the world to study a 3-week programme. You'll learn specialist skills within various disciplines, create a personal portfolio and develop a deeper understanding of the UK's creative industries and educational opportunities.

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