Image credits

Campus Resources

The large open plan illustration studios are based in the Guntons Building and are equipped with Apple Mac computers, A3 scanners, digital tablets and studio printers.

Following inductions and with the support of a team of specialist technicians, you will be able to use the drawing studio (life drawing) and printmaking workshops (for silkscreen, etching, lino-cut and relief printing, mono-printing and collographs), digital print and laser cutting workshops and 3D and model making facilities. Software and hardware for exploring and learning digital design and image making includes the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator).

Students collecting equipment

Media Resource Centre

A central resource for digital cameras, tripods, 35mm DSLRs, 35mm film cameras and lighting equipment.

drawing studio

Drawing Studio

Drawing and life drawing classes in a well-equipped naturally lit environment. Digital options including Wacom Intuos tablet and a digital microscope are available.


Print Making Workshop

For silk-screen, etching, lino-cut and relief printing, mono-printing and collographs.

student at printer

Digital Print

The workshop can produce prints from A4 to 1.5m wide on a variety of media. Access to wide format, CD printing and laser printing.

close up of laser cutter

Laser Cutting

Large-bed cutter for card, board and acrylic materials with associated digital design hardware and software.


Software Inductions

A series of software inductions will introduce you to Building Information Modelling (BIM) and 3D software applications.