"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced".

Vincent Van Gogh

VSS Creative Art and Photo college

national certificate design techniques







Duration of Program: 1 Year Full Time

This qualification equips students to progress in a career in design and to practice in a variety of design fields. They will be able to work in commercial design studios, publishing companies, signage companies, or as a freelancer. Design is a fast growing and a fast changing industry that performs on a global level as a key contributor to national industries.

Students acquire the following range of design skills:


Fine Arts
Graphic Design
Art & Design History
Art & Design Research and Analysis
Visual Communication
Professional Practice
Business Studies

Admission Requirements:
National Senior Certificate (Matric); or
National Certificate: Photography