Barking & Dagenham College – Creative Industries
Applications for Spring-Summer 2021 are now closed. Please register your interest for the Club taking place from Autumn 2021
This programme will immerse you in a wide range of exciting and engaging creative arts workshops exploring various Art & Design processes and using sector-standard equipment which will release and enhance all your inner skills and abilities. You will cover different areas of practices, from Fashion to Architecture to Graphic Design and much more. You will need an internet connection, a tablet/phone/computer to join, a free zoom account and something to draw with.
Joining the Club is an opportunity to develop new skills, build confidence and find out more about pathways to further study and rewarding careers. The programme introduces a breadth of different creative techniques, gives members the chance to make the most of the college’s facilities, and celebrates local craft.
Club members also take part in national events including Masterclasses with leading industry professionals and the Summer Show, where all Club members exhibit their work in a public exhibition – all for free!
Barking & Dagenham College are running three other Saturday Clubs this year:
Esports as a future career – This Saturday Club option would cover an introduction to employability roles within the growing Esports sector, alongside the design and creation of content. The sessions will allow all Club members to experience broadcasting a live stream, looking at tactics\strategies when playing ESports and finally event planning and the organisation and hosting, of an end of course ESports Tournament.
Film&Media – This Club would introduce you to our brand-new film and audio recording studio within the on-campus, East London Institute of Technology – ELIoT. All Club participants would get the amazing opportunity to create a short film and soundtrack and then edit both into a final broadcast standard, production. At the end of the programme, all the films would be showcased in a Film event held at the College and shown online nationally.
Art & Design, Designing and creating, your unique phone case – You will be measuring your own phone using industry standard equipment, drawing the design in 2D and 3D formats using CAD and 3D printing equipment, choosing and testing materials and finally, laser cutting to make the final manufactured item and totally unique product.