South Thames College

Drawing & Painting - Professional Techniques - All Levels

Introduction

If you've always wanted to try drawing but are lacking in confidence, this course is for you. The course will teach you a variety of techniques you can practise at home to create confident drawings. You'll be able to try out a range of techniques and use different materials to help you find your own style.

By the end of the course you'll be able to:

  • Use pencil and charcoal to produce a range of mark making effects

  • Draw with a degree of accuracy

  • Create a sense of perspective in your drawings

  • Draw negative space.

Assessment

Your teacher will give you feedback and advice. You'll work with your classmates to evaluate each other's work. You'll also complete an individual learning plan.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Materials

There may be materials you need to help with your studies. You'll either make a one-off payment for these when you enrol, or you'll buy them during the course. Your tutor will talk to you about this at interview or in your first class (if you don't need an interview).

Depending on your course and circumstances, you may be able to get funding to help with materials fees. Please check with us when you come in for interview or enrolment.

Next Steps

You can progress to other art short courses at South Thames College. Previous students have found the course useful when preparing a portfolio for art school or college interviews.

Important information

All courses run subject to demand and the content listed here should be used as a guide only. Course content may vary according to a range of factors such as course duration, campus, teaching staff and requirements from awarding bodies. Check our course and fee guidelines for further details.


Apply for this course

Start DateStudy ModeCampus
  • 3 Nov 2020 Part Time EveningTooting
    Where and when
    Location:
    Tooting
    Times:
    19:00-21:00
    Duration:
    6 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Evening
    Days:
    Tuesday
    Start:
    03/11/2020
    End:
    08/12/2020
    Code:
    TCRX172FC/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 105
    International students: ?
    £ 120
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC
  • 12 Jan 2021 Part Time EveningTooting
    Where and when
    Location:
    Tooting
    Times:
    19:00-21:00
    Duration:
    5 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Evening
    Days:
    Tuesday
    Start:
    12/01/2021
    End:
    09/02/2021
    Code:
    TCRX128FC/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 85
    International students: ?
    £ 100
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC
  • 23 Feb 2021 Part Time EveningTooting
    Where and when
    Location:
    Tooting
    Times:
    19:00-21:00
    Duration:
    5 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Evening
    Days:
    Tuesday
    Start:
    23/02/2021
    End:
    23/03/2021
    Code:
    TCRX129FC/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 85
    International students: ?
    £ 100
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC
  • 20 Apr 2021 Part Time EveningTooting
    Where and when
    Location:
    Tooting
    Times:
    19:00-21:00
    Duration:
    5 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Evening
    Days:
    Tuesday
    Start:
    20/04/2021
    End:
    18/05/2021
    Code:
    TCRX130FC/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 85
    International students: ?
    £ 80
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC
  • 7 Jun 2021 Part Time EveningTooting
    Where and when
    Location:
    Tooting
    Times:
    19:00-21:00
    Duration:
    5 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Evening
    Days:
    Tuesday
    Start:
    07/06/2021
    End:
    02/07/2021
    Code:
    TCRX131FC/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 70
    International students: ?
    £ 80
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC

Course and General Enquiries 020 8918 7777 info@south-thames.ac.uk