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Creative Connections: Adaptive Arts for Adults with Additional Needs

Subject Area

Skills for Independence, Life & Work

Student Type


Study Mode

Part Time

Course Type

Adult Further Education

What is the course about?

Creative Connections is a course for adults with additional needs who enjoy being creative and would like to explore different art techniques and mediums in a friendly and relaxed environment. At the end of the course, an end of year exhibition will be held at Winsford Library where your art work will be on display for members of the public to come and view.

Why should I choose the course?

The purpose of this course is to provide you with the opportunity to engage in creative activities. Participating in creative activities helps to bring a sense of achievement and boost your self-esteem. Additionally, these activities offer opportunities for social interaction and integration, helping you build friendships and feel connected to your community and feel proud of what you have accomplished.

What will I learn?

You will learn how to:

  • Use mixed media to create artworks
  • Learn drawing and painting techniques
  • Create personalised artworks and crafts
  • Create 2D and 3D artworks
  • Capture photographic images

What will the course lead on to?

Engaging in creative pursuits can offer a pathway to personal growth, fulfilment and social connections. This course will allow the individuals who take part to embrace their uniqueness, express themselves and contribute to an end goal of a final art exhibition.

What support is available?

We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.

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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?

A team of dedicated and experienced staff are at the ready to guide your through this great opportunity. There is nothing else like this on offer in your local area. Come and be a part of this exciting new venture and see where it can take you.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements.

What are my funding options?

For information on funding please contact Learner Services on 01925 494400 or email

Are there any additional costs associated with the course?

There may be additional costs relating to any trips that may take place but every endeavour will be made to keep cost to a minimum and advance notice given.

Careers Information

Course options

Starts Sep 2024

33 Weeks
Class Times
Winsford Campus
Adult Fee
16-18 Fee
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