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Creative Industries at TyneMet

Let your creativity develop and grow at the award-winning Creative Studios based at our Queen Alexandra Campus in North Shields. With state-of-the-art equipment as standard paired with excellent teaching, The Creative Studios is sure to inspire and get your creativity flowing.

Why study Creative Industries at TyneMet?

With expert teaching in a wide range of exciting courses, including; Fine Art, Graphic Design, Fashion and Textiles, Music Production and even the Modelling Industry, you’ll be in the perfect place to indulge your creativity while benefitting from the experience of practicing professionals.

You will also gain unique commercial experience with many live briefs and tasks set by local businesses to ensure you get a head start in your career.

Music production

Our vast collection of state-of-the-art industry standard kit, including microphones, outboard instruments and amplifiers, ensures that you are equipped to achieve the sounds you are looking for.

Our Music Production courses are delivered in partnership with YMCA Recording Studios at the Creative Studios in North Shields.

So whether you want to be in a band, a vocalist, musician, engineer, producer or voiceover artist, with our experienced teaching staff and modern facilities, you'll be equipped to succeed with TyneMet and YMCA Recording Studios.

Fashion Marketing & Modelling

Whether you want to be the next catwalk sensation or a behind the scenes Creative Director, this course offers practical skills in a real-life environment.

Courses are delivered in partnership with Tyne Tees Models and their Making Brilliant Careers programme, which means that you get the added value of gaining real industry skills from experts from the fashion and modelling industry alongside your studies.

You'll study in the Creative Studios on our Queen Alexandra Campus in North Shields, offering you the best environment to find your inner star!

Full time courses

Title Level Attendance Type
BTEC Level 2 in Music Level 2 Full-time Vocational
BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Music Performance Level 3 Full-time Vocational
BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate in Art & Design Level 3 Full-time Vocational
Level 3 Diploma in the Photographic & Fashion Industry Level 3 Full-time Vocational

Higher Education courses

Title Level Attendance Duration
Foundation Degree in Applied Fine Art Practice Level 4 (Year one) and Level 5 (Year two) Part-time & Full-time options available Two years
Foundation Degree in Graphic Communication Level 4/5 Part-time & Full-time options available Two years
HNC in Fine Art Level 4 Part-time Two years
HNC In Graphic Design Level 4 Part-time One and two year options available
HND in Fine Art Level 5 Full-time 2 year
HND In Graphic Design Level 5 Full-time One and two year options available

Part time courses

Title Start date & time Venue
Foundation Degree in Applied Fine Art Practice Creative Studios, Queen Alexandra Campus

Like to know more?

If you have any questions about studying Creative Industries at TyneMet, contact one of our friendly student advisors on 0191 229 5000 or enquiries@tynemet.ac.uk