Skip to main content

It looks like you have JavaScript turned off

Pretty much everything should work. But you may find some components look slightly off as a result. You can find out what JavaScript is here. If you don't have JavaScript turned off, or if something doesn't work that you think should do, please get in touch.

Art with Upcy­cled Mate­ri­als for Beginners/​Improvers — Part-time

Course outline

This course will appeal to students who are interested in using alternative materials and methods to create art. It is suitable for both beginners and improvers.

We will use a range of recycled media and various techniques, and several finished pieces will be produced. Emphasis will be on students’ developing and exploring their own interests in the projects. Reference will be made to the work of past and contemporary artists.

Topics:

  • Making and using your own drawing tools
  • Collage
  • Constructing reliefs
  • Constructing sculpture


How to apply for this course

Apply now and if you need to pay any course fees, or provide evidence if you wish to claim a fee reduction, we will contact you to let you know how to do this.

For help on completing the online application form, please see our useful apply online guide here.

Choose a course option below and press apply now.

Want to find out more first?

Get in touch by hitting the button below and filling out our enquiry form.

Download a guide Adult learning Browse careers Get in touch
Location Date / time Fees / reductions
Unit 2 Lillington Rd
Bulwell
Nottingham
NG6 8HJ

Start: Monday 12th September 2022

End: Monday 17th October 2022

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £135

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Beginners

Course code: C040493 / Q040494

Unit 2 Lillington Rd
Bulwell
Nottingham
NG6 8HJ

Start: Monday 31st October 2022

End: Monday 5th December 2022

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £135

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C040496 / Q040497

Unit 2 Lillington Rd
Bulwell
Nottingham
NG6 8HJ

Start: Monday 9th January 2023

End: Monday 6th February 2023

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £112.50

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Beginners

Course code: C040499 / Q040500

Unit 2 Lillington Rd
Bulwell
Nottingham
NG6 8HJ

Start: Monday 20th February 2023

End: Monday 27th March 2023

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £135

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C040502 / Q040503

Unit 2 Lillington Rd
Bulwell
Nottingham
NG6 8HJ

Start: Monday 17th April 2023

End: Monday 22nd May 2023

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £112.50

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Beginners

Course code: C040505 / Q040506

Stoney Street
Nottingham
NG1 1NG

Start: Wednesday 19th April 2023

End: Wednesday 7th June 2023

Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm

Day: Wednesday

Tuition fee: £94.50

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Beginners

Course code: C040511 / Q040512

Unit 2 Lillington Rd
Bulwell
Nottingham
NG6 8HJ

Start: Monday 5th June 2023

End: Monday 3rd July 2023

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £112.50

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C040508 / Q040509

Stoney Street
Nottingham
NG1 1NG

Start: Wednesday 14th June 2023

End: Thursday 6th July 2023

Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm

Day: Wednesday

Tuition fee: £94.50

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C040514 / Q040515

Qualification

No qualification awarded.

Level Other
Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but a good standard of English is required.

Teaching & assessment

Tutors will give regular verbal and written feedback. You will be required to complete an Individual learning plan (ILPs) encouraged to set your own personal targets as part of this course.

Progression

There may be opportunities to progress onto other courses both in the community and at Nottingham college sites. The course tutor can discuss appropriate opportunities if you wish to further your learning in this subject area.

Additional information

You can read more about community courses and your individual Learning Plan in our Guidance for Community Learners booklet.

Tutor: Zoe Collishaw