Creative Industries


If you are looking to carve out a career in the creative industries, then where better to study? Shetland’s creative island community and the environment will inspire you as you study under the tuition of practising artists, designers and musicians. Our art, design and textiles studios are modern and well equipped with a selection of Shima knitting machines as well as weave and print facilities. Teaching is supplemented by visits from design and creative professionals and we keep up to date with the latest industry trends by encouraging live projects and participation in professional exhibitions and gallery projects.


• Skills for Work Sound Engineering (for Secondary 3 and 4 pupils)
• Skills for Work Video Production (for Secondary 3 and 4 pupils)
• Skills for Work Contemporary Art and Textiles (for Secondary 3 and 4 pupils)

• NC Creative Industries (Film)
• NC Creative Industries (Music)
• NC Art and Design Portfolio Course
• HNC Music
• BA (Hons) Fine Art
• BA (Hons) Contemporary Textiles
• BA (Hons) Contemporary Film Making in the Highlands and Islands
• BA (Hons) Creative Writing in the Highlands and Islands
• BA (Hons) Drama and Production
• BA (Hons) Applied Music
• MA Music and the Environment
• MA Art and Social Practice

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