Media and Photography

Design Realisation: Concept to Completion Foundation Short Course

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

This course has various start dates throughout the year and will run for 6 weeks from 6pm until 8pm.

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements but a general interest in design.

You will achieve

This is a non accredited course.

Course overview

Harness the power of design and push yourself or your career to the next level.

Research, testing and problem solving is at the heart of all good design. On this short course, learners will be introduced to the ‘Design Thinking’ process, building thorough and relevant concepts and appreciations of messages and assets and design methodologies and approaches that work for a variety of media outputs.

Learners will aim to work efficiently and produce solutions that not only look beautiful, but satisfy user needs in a smart and considered way. You will also have access to high-end industry software and hardware and real-world case studies/ examples on which to base your project direction and brainstorms.

Course content

Enrol onto our Design Realisation Short Course and we will show you new approaches and techniques for how to begin, develop and complete your super nova ideas.

On this short course you will learn the following key skills:

  • Introducing the brief
  • Research, research, research
  • Idea generation and play
  • Mood-boarding
  • Thumbnails and planning
  • Design experimentation
  • Meeting the deadline


All equipment will be provided

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
S70 2AX

Following on from this course you could try one of our other media short courses.

How much does the course cost?

Course Fee: £200 Full Fee Payable

Extra information

If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email

Barnsley College has a range of sports opportunities for all students to take part in, gain professional training and compete nationally and internationally. We also have a state-of-the-art fitness village, Honeywell Sports Village where students can make use of our fitness suite, spinning studio and classes for competitive rates. You don’t have to be studying sport to get involved in the Sports Academy.

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Design Realisation: Concept to Completion Foundation Short Course

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