The School of Creative Arts
As one of the UK’s leading creative arts institutions, we offer a challenging and creative environment to develop your talent and acquire the skills needed to succeed in your chosen career. Our programmes have a strong vocational focus to prepare you for the demands of industry with experienced tutors providing ongoing support
Facilities – an outstanding place to learn
Within our Art, Fashion and Design Centre and our new, purpose-built University Centre you’ll find state-of-the-art learning resources along with specialist studios all with the latest industry-standard equipment. The University Centre also houses a superb theatre and a public art gallery.
The School’s long history of competition success continued recently as learners won at the RSA Awards, the Penguin Book Awards and the National Business Calendar Awards. Our learners have also made live TV appearances on the BBC’s Children in Need (College Choir) and Channel 5’s Don’t Stop Believing (BA (Hons) Musical Theatre learners as song and dance sensation Sorority).
Enrichment – putting learning into context
Our programmes feature live briefs and commissions which enhance employability and expose your talents to key industry contacts. We also involve employers in the design of our programmes to ensure their relevance to industry. The regeneration of Blackpool has sparked a rebirth of the town’s creative industries and talented individuals will be needed to keep the momentum going.
- Academic Studies
- Access and Continuing Education
- Art and Design
- Business and Professional Studies
- Creative Arts
- Engineering, Computing and Automotive
- Hairdressing, Beauty and Related Therapies
- Hospitality, Tourism and Sport
- Nautical and Maritime Operations
- Project Management
- Society, Health and Childhood
- Teacher Training and Education