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


College Blog

Latest News

Short Courses

West Dean Short Course Brochure Summer 2015 LN
Digital brochures

NEW Short Courses May - October 2015 ONLINE NOW!
Short Courses Nov 2014 - April 2015

Short Courses with last minute AVAILABILITY

Short Course enquiries:
01243 818300

Katharine Swailes Tapestry Symposium LN2

West Dean Tapestry Symposium 2015
Skill-based making in the contemporary world
Friday 31 July 2015, £25

Book now

Diploma, MA, MFA

Prospectus 2015 latest news

NEW MA Creative Writing and Publishing p/t

NEW MA Collections Care and Management p/t

For Diploma, MA, MFA enquiries
or call 01243 818291

See Creative Writing tutors Lesley Thomson and Domenica de Rosa (Elly Griffiths) on Waterstones’ Leading Crime Writers panel in their Sussex 18-20 June for National Crime Reading Month.

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
Preservation and collection care courses held at the British Library.