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A course provides additional training and study for high school graduates. The methods for gaining this educational experience range from summer courses to online instruction. Coursework allows students to study a wide range of subjects.

What are courses in applied arts? These courses focus on the different ways art is applied to the decoration and design of objects used on a daily basis. There is usually an emphasis on making the items more visually appealing. Classes in this topic may include interior design, fashion, graphics, industrial design, decorative arts and animation. In some cases, photography and architecture are included in this field of study. Participants can develop techniques such as composition, color, drawing and perspective. Students may be expected to present projects for panel reviews. The courses can be completed within a year or longer, depending on the school.

Applied art students are often encouraged to develop creative and entrepreneurial skills, which can assist them with launching rewarding careers in this field. Students may also have strong analytical skills, which are useful for solving problems they face in all aspects of life.

Every school offering courses in applied arts is different. As a result, the enrollment fees vary. It’s good for students to research educational institutions when searching for one that can help them reach their professional goals.

The career opportunities are broad and plentiful for individuals who complete courses in applied arts. Potential job titles include art director, advertising layout artist, art instructor, animator, graphic designer and multimedia artist. Individuals with specialized artistic abilities can land work creating jewelry or ceramics. The strongest occupational demand is in fields related to smartphones, television, movies and video games. Expertise in special effects, animation, and website design are highly sought after.  

Online courses make the study of applied arts accessible to anyone across the globe. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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18 Results in Applied Arts

ITECOM Art Design NICE

The designer is the person that you take to restructure a space or place to live. It should be next to an open and creative mind. Its mission is to enhance the identity o ... [+]

Duration of training: 2 years - 3 options

Title RNCP certified Level III

The designer is the person that you take to restructure a space or place to live. It should be next to an open and creative mind. Its mission is to enhance the identity of the place and beautify the space.

Option Home Makeovers

In total harmony with the environment, the interior decorator feeds an original attention to the realities of life. It has an open and creative mind, it aims to enhance the identity of a place. He can combine colors, structures, different styles ... The whole universe of your living space is recreated in its inner and outer atmosphere.

Concept, design, decoration, design, decorations represent the focus areas for this multidisciplinary profession: set design, design of spaces, visual concept, materials, light, atmosphere ... This course is taught as a culture and as an art. The interior designer dresses and sets the value of the concept. It represents the most beautiful harmony between design & functionality.... [-]

France Nice
September 2019
French
Part-time
2 years
Campus
ITECOM Art Design NICE

The Foundation Course (Upgrade Applied Arts) is one year: it is a fundamental shift towards of applied arts and design studies. ... [+]

Presentation

Duration of training: 1 year The Foundation Course (Upgrade Applied Arts) is one year: it is a fundamental shift towards of applied arts and design studies.

It has two objectives:

upgrade your artistic skills and give you the basics of design and applied arts; allow you to mature your choice of orientation towards design and applied arts, and choose your career guidance. contents

The Foundation Course offers a complete education, formal and practical in design and applied arts: graphics, visual culture, design and visual expression, storyboard, technical drawing, computer graphics.

The MANAA issue further general education (French, mathematics, English, etc.). It directs students to the BTS and professional training.... [-]

France Nice
September 2019
French
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Florence Classical Arts Academy

The program is meant for those who would like to make design their profession and for those aiming for a successful career in a design studio, advertising or branding age ... [+]

The program is meant for those who would like to make design their profession and for those aiming for a successful career in a design studio, advertising or branding agency and publishing house. One can as well pursue a career as an illustrator or story-board artist in the cartoon/animation film industry.

What makes it a unique course?

Hands-on training:

Sketches, calligraphy, application of profound knowledge in the field of artistic anatomy and watercolor techniques, including intense training in drawing and painting.

Goals of the program

To prepare individuals for a professional career, capable and fully competent for a wide range of projects in the field of graphic design, as well as production, planning, management, and communication.... [-]

Italy Florence
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Accademia Riaci

Stained-glass work seen in many churches in Italy continued to enchant people. You will make this stained glass art directly from local artists. It is possible to make al ... [+]

Stained-glass work seen in many churches in Italy continued to enchant people. You will make this stained glass art directly from local artists. It is possible to make all forms of stained glass work, such as wall decoration, lamp, stand-cover, jewelry box, mirror decorated with stained glass, depending on the length of your participation in these classes. we will instruct you from the beginning, especially for those who never had a previous experiences.

Instructors

Our stained glass instructors are reputable artist themselves and their various types of work represent their sensibility with feelings. They are displayed in important churches and residential homes in Florence and are excel in exercise their instructions.... [-]

Italy Florence
October 2019
Part-time
2 - 12 weeks
Campus
Palazzo Spinelli Group

The course issues the qualification of Collaborator Restorer in the sector of restoration of paper. Over 60% of the three-year programme is practical work. ... [+]

The course issues the qualification of Collaborator Restorer in the sector of restoration of paper. Over 60% of the three-year program is practical work.

Italy is known for its extraordinary artistic and cultural heritage with a network of five thousand museum and archaeological sites and 49 UNESCO “outstanding universal value” sites. These monuments, churches and museums attract tourists that generate about 10 billion euros per year. Our heritage sites are testimony to western culture/civilization as well as being an extraordinary resource for the country's economy.

Promoting our cultural heritage has led to huge investment in conservation and restoration. The sector, therefore, needs professionals who have comprehensive training in art history (and humanities), technological-scientific subjects and excellent working skills.... [-]

Italy Florence
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Italian
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Kensington and Chelsea College

Photo-etching is a method of etching an image into a metal plate using a light-sensitive ground. The image may come from a photograph, drawing or a printout. Over two day ... [+]

We offer a large range of printmaking courses in London at our Chelsea Centre located just off the King's Road.

We have beginners, intermediate and advanced courses. These are part-time courses running during the day and evening.

Our lecturers are highly experienced printmaking practitioners offering a unique insight into the printmaking discipline.

The techniques you learn will offer exciting ways to build on your skills and reinterpret existing artwork in print form. The unique characteristics of printmaking will open up a new world of image making and unlock your creative potential. Many of our experienced students came as beginners and many have developed a long-term commitment continuing at degree and MA level and also setting up their own studio.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
2 weeks
Campus
Kensington and Chelsea College

This course aims to extend techniques and develop personal work and visual identity through individual guidance and support. It is suitable for those who have completed a ... [+]

We offer a large range of kiln formed glass and architectural stained glass courses in London at the Kensington Centre. The following courses are part time courses.

These courses range from introductory to advanced level so whether you are a beginner, or already have some experience, we will have a course suitable for you. We have designed our courses to inspire and challenge you and develop your glass knowledge, skills and practice.

Our practical approach will develop your confidence, creativity and imagination. You will be encouraged and supported to find your own individual identity as designers and makers whether you are planning a career in glass or simply enjoying learning your craft.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
8 - 10 weeks
Campus
Kensington and Chelsea College

Extend your skills or learn to make ‘fused’ and ‘slumped’ kiln formed glass items in the kiln, as well as the traditional techniques of copper foiling and stained glass. ... [+]

We offer a large range of kiln formed glass and architectural stained glass courses in London at the Kensington Centre. The following courses are part time courses.

These courses range from introductory to advanced level so whether you are a beginner, or already have some experience, we will have a course suitable for you. We have designed our courses to inspire and challenge you and develop your glass knowledge, skills and practice.

Our practical approach will develop your confidence, creativity and imagination. You will be encouraged and supported to find your own individual identity as designers and makers whether you are planning a career in glass or simply enjoying learning your craft.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
8 - 10 weeks
Campus
Kensington and Chelsea College

This course will provide an opportunity for experienced printmakers to further their exploration of the diverse processes and techniques offered in print. You will work i ... [+]

We offer a large range of printmaking courses in London at our Chelsea Centre located jut off the King's Road.

We have beginners, intermediate and advanced courses. These are part time courses running during the day and evening.

Our lecturers are highly experienced printmaking practitioners offering a unique insight into the printmaking discipline.

The techniques you learn will offer exciting ways to build on your skills and reinterpret existing artwork in print form. The unique characteristics of printmaking will open up a new world of image making and unlock your creative potential. Many of our experienced students came as beginners and many have developed a long-term commitment continuing at degree and MA level and also setting up their own studio.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
10 weeks
Campus
Kensington and Chelsea College

Contemporary Printmaking covers the intaglio techniques such as etching, monoprint, drypoint, collagraph and focuses on aspects of these to build on the skills taught in ... [+]

We offer a large range of printmaking courses in London at our Chelsea Centre located jut off the King's Road.

We have beginners, intermediate and advanced courses. These are part-time courses running during the day and evening.

Our lecturers are highly experienced printmaking practitioners offering a unique insight into the printmaking discipline.

The techniques you learn will offer exciting ways to build on your skills and reinterpret existing artwork in print form. The unique characteristics of printmaking will open up a new world of image making and unlock your creative potential. Many of our experienced students came as beginners and many have developed a long-term commitment continuing at degree and MA level and also setting up their own studio.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
5 - 10 weeks
Campus
Kensington and Chelsea College

This printmaking workshop is a practical studio-based programme for beginners and intermediate students. You will gain a good overview of the printmaking media and ground ... [+]

We offer a large range of printmaking courses in London at our Chelsea Centre located just off the King's Road.

We have beginners, intermediate and advanced courses. These are part-time courses running during the day and evening.

Our lecturers are highly experienced printmaking practitioners offering a unique insight into the printmaking discipline.

The techniques you learn will offer exciting ways to build on your skills and reinterpret existing artwork in print form. The unique characteristics of printmaking will open up a new world of image making and unlock your creative potential. Many of our experienced students came as beginners and many have developed a long-term commitment continuing at degree and MA level and also setting up their own studio.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
10 weeks
Campus
Kensington and Chelsea College

This Introduction to Printmaking course is a practical studio-based programme and combines structured teaching and informal workshop time. You will gain a good overview o ... [+]

We offer a large range of printmaking courses in London at our Chelsea Centre located just off the King's Road.

We have beginners, intermediate and advanced courses. These are part-time courses running during the day and evening.

Our lecturers are highly experienced printmaking practitioners offering a unique insight into the printmaking discipline.

The techniques you learn will offer exciting ways to build on your skills and reinterpret existing artwork in print form. The unique characteristics of printmaking will open up a new world of image making and unlock your creative potential. Many of our experienced students came as beginners and many have developed a long-term commitment continuing at degree and MA level and also setting up their own studio.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
10 weeks
Campus
Kensington and Chelsea College

This is a structured course for those who would like to explore the potential and possibilities of conventional printmaking mediums, such as monoprint, drypoint, etching, ... [+]

We offer a large range of printmaking courses in London at our Chelsea Centre located just off the King's Road.

We have beginners, intermediate and advanced courses. These are part-time courses running during the day and evening.

Our lecturers are highly experienced printmaking practitioners offering a unique insight into the printmaking discipline.

The techniques you learn will offer exciting ways to build on your skills and reinterpret existing artwork in print form. The unique characteristics of printmaking will open up a new world of image making and unlock your creative potential. Many of our experienced students came as beginners and many have developed a long-term commitment continuing at degree and MA level and also set up their own studio.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
10 weeks
Campus
Kensington and Chelsea College

This is a course for more advanced photographic printers, although processing film to a high quality and using alternative developers for different effects will be covere ... [+]

We have a range of Photography courses in London at all levels.

There are full time, part time and evening programmes leading to a qualification, as well as photography workshops and specialist short courses in digital photography, studio lighting, darkroom and alternative processes. Short digital and darkroom classes are suitable for beginners, but there are advanced and master class photography workshops as well.

Our tutors are highly experienced photography practitioners offering a unique insight into the photographic medium.

We are well resourced both in digital and analogue (traditional film) photography. Our studio has Elinchrom studio flash, Hi-Glide lighting support, radio triggers and meters.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Part-time
5 weeks
Campus
LISAA Paris

The foundation course in applied arts takes place over one year. It allows each student to forge solid pluridisciplinary artistic bases that are common to every professio ... [+]

The foundation course in applied arts takes place over one year. It allows each student to forge solid pluridisciplinary artistic bases that are common to every profession in applied arts, whether in design, fashion, animation or interior architecture. CONTINUING TO DEGREE COURSES AT LISAA

This is a key year for choosing a profession, continuing to degree courses at LISAA in graphic design, interior architecture & design, fashion, animation & video games, or to prepare for competitive exams for higher education fine art schools.

THREE TEACHING AIMS To reveal the creativity of each student through the learning of fundamental techniques: drawing, colour, composition, volume, perspective and graphic design. To raise students’ awareness of artistic culture in order to bring them the curiosity and open-mindedness required for a qualitative and enduring education. To allow the student to find their place amongst the different design professions and therefore prepare and choose, in complete confidence, which specialisation to follow. Advantages of the Course Individual student guidance and several meetings throughout the year to monitor development, technical skills, course choice and to support students in their projects. Student participation in a week-long multidisciplinary workshop led by professionals. Presentation of projects to judging panels made up of professionals and teachers twice a year. Development of a personal project reflecting the creative universe of each student and their ability to develop a concept. Possibility to undertake a work placement from the foundation year onwards. Entry Requirements & Application ... [-]
France Paris
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus