Creative industries


Art at Shetland UHI will help you develop your artistic talent by teaching a range of contemporary art disciplines such as drawing, painting and sculpture.

Building on Shetland's rich design heritage we offer a quality Contemporary Textiles degree course with excellent knot, weave and print facilities in the Textile Facilitation Unit.

You can explore your creativity through the Centre for Island Creativity based at Shetland UHI.

We offer a wide range of sound, film, and radio courses in partnership with Shetland Arts. Gain qualifications and skills all while exploring your creativity in these areas. Find out more about Shetland Arts.

Various Creative courses are available at different campuses around Shetland.

  • Introduction to iPad photography
  • iPad Photography: Image Editing and Advanced Image Editing
  • iPad Video: Capture, Edit and Sharing
  • Digital Photos: Still Images Acquisition
  • Digital Photos: Still Images Editing
  • Editing Digital Photos
  • Movie Maker: make the most of photos and videos

See Community Learning for more course information.