Courses and Events

    Select below. Short courses and events can then be booked online.

West Dean Students' Blogs

To view the exciting projects and latest news from our full-time students please view and sign up to the following blogs

Visual Arts


Latest News

Full-time Study

Prospectus 2015 latest news

Prospectus 2015 - 2016

Click here to view and download the interactive PDF

The deadline for applications for the Conservation of Books and Library Materials programme is 5th December. Click here for more information.

Open Day
Diploma, MA & MFA
Conservation and Creative Arts Saturday 7 February 2015

or call 01243 818291 to register your interest

Click here to find out more

Open Day 2013 video

Umberto Bellardi Ricci
The Architecture of
Edward James
Friday 12 December, 5.30-7pm
This event is free and open to the public but booking is required.
Click here for more details

Short Courses


Short Course Flip Book November 2014 - April 2015

Short Courses with last minute AVAILABILITY click here
for Short Course enquiries, please call: 0844 4994408

Calling all Art Undergrads,Textiles Bursaries!
Free places on textile Short Courses are on offer for undergraduates or recent graduates.

View Textiles and Bursaries here.


Design and Craft Fair 2015

Registration is now open for exhibitors. Click here to complete the on-line form.

Conservation Short Courses

Conservation Short Course brochure 2015

Conservation Short Courses 2015 Flip Book

Continuing Professional Development. Our building conservation short courses provide training in the technical and practical skills for the repair and maintenance of historic structures.

All successful candidates receive a certificate recognised by English Heritage.

British Library Courses
Click here for preservation and collection care courses held at the British Library