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Portfolio Preparation Short Courses

UAL is made up of 6 unique Colleges offering over 100 undergraduate courses in art, design, fashion, media, communication and performing arts. UAL is made up of 6 unique Colleges offering over 100 undergraduate courses in art, design, fashion, media, communication and performing arts.
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Portfolio Preparation Short Courses

Our portfolio preparation courses can help you take your skills to the next level while you develop a portfolio for application to further studies, including foundation, BA or MA - or to go directly into professional practice.

Our short courses take place in the evening, during the day, at weekends and online.

Short Courses

Magnum Intensive Documentary Photography
Magnum Intensive Documentary Photography
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ANIMATbKab_Animation_&_Illustration_Portfolio_Prep
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PHOTOGbCPP_Photography_portfolio_preparation
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GRAPHIZTjQ_Graphic_design_portfolio_preparation
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Fashion Practice student working on mood board

Fashion Practice

An intensive London College of Fashion 8 week programme, designed for those who intend to progress to university to study for a fashion degree.

Full Time Portfolio Preparation

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Coke is it scarf

Fashion Folio

An Intensive fashion programme for students to produce a portfolio of work which can be used to apply for an undergraduate or postgraduate fashion programme.

GDPC student Yu Shichiji presents her typographically driven artist book cover series
GDPC student Yu Shichiji presents her typographically driven artist book cover series

Graphics Folio

The Graphic Design Portfolio Course at Central Saint Martins provides students with a solid foundation in graphic design or to develop established skills.

Textiles Folio

The Textiles Portfolio provides students with a thorough grounding in the different areas of textile design: Knit, Print and Weave.

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A paper collage showing the image of a woman

Orientation to Art and Design

Orientation to art and design is a single 7 or 9 week course for students with little or no art and design education.

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The Photography Course_CS 2017_001.jpg

Photography Professional Practice and Academic Portfolio Course

Enhance your knowledge of photography through the understanding of professional processes and skills while building of an original portfolio

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A tailored garment which half a dress and half a jacket

Innovative Pattern Cutting for Graduates and Professionals

This course is a highly regarded postgraduate level course for designers, graduates and practising pattern cutters.