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Short courses
The Arts

Introduction to Comics


Course overview

This course allows you to explore the richness and diversity of the comics medium, through discussions of its most significant works and creators, as well as through practical drawing exercises, recognising how your own creative practice can be developed.You are encouraged to think critically, to expand your understanding of what comics are and can do, and to recognise new examples of the form to inspire, influence and educate your own practice.

Summer University 2019 has now finished. We will be running a range of short courses as part of Winter University in January 2020. Our Winter University 2020 brochure will be available in November - please register your details here if you would like to receive a brochure when it is available.

Where you study

Middlesbrough campus

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Course details


Entry requirements



2019 entry

  • Length: Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291