Summer Courses

Long summer days means endless possibilities at Chelsea and Wimbledon Colleges of Arts – with over 140 courses from May – September, this summer, what will you create?

Summer is one of the most exciting times to study a short course with us – we have a huge range of professional courses to suit all ages, abilities and lifestyles – from 1 day masterclasses to 3 week intensive study programmes. As well as an exciting range of courses designed especially for younger creatives, we see the return of some summer favourites that run only once a year.

So whether you want to gain new skills, meet new people or explore a potential career in Art and Design – this summer we have a course for you.

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    Jasmin Woolley-Butler

    Short Courses in August

    Chelsea and Wimbledon have many more exciting short courses to choose from during August - including specialist courses that run just once a year.

  • Student working on a screen print during a textile courses
    Faye McNulty

    Short Courses in September

    Summer school rounds up in September with some brand new courses and long time favourites - including specialist textile and interior design courses.

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    Lisa Hall

    Courses for Teenagers

    Fun and inspiring courses for creative teens throughout the summer. Choose from a number of single subject courses or get ready to continue your studies with a portfolio course.

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    Jasmin Woolley-Butler

    Preparation for Full-time Study

    Choose from 6 week intensive preparation courses designed to get you ready for full-time study in London, to 5 day portfolio short courses, focused on foundation, BA or MA level.

  • Student working on painting during international summer school
    Spine Photographic

    UAL International Summer School for 16 - 18 Year Olds

    A unique 3 week residential summer school for 16 - 18 Year Olds, which sees students taking classes at all 6 of UAL's colleges!

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    Hilary Benson

    3 week summer courses

    These courses provide an intensive 3 week experience for undergraduate and graduate students. Providing experience of practical projects, tutorials and workshops, with plenty of opportunities to get out and about in London.