•   Post-16 Learners

Aspire: Creative and Digital Arts Conference and Workshops

Event providers: University of Bolton

Now entering its fourth successful year, Aspire gives learners the opportunity to explore everything the Arts + Digital Technologies sector has to offer.

Through a wealth of activities (including talks with industry speakers, taster workshops, studio and workshop tours, portfolio reviews and competitions), learners will get a taste of undergraduate study, alongside the chance to explore industry practice with current industry professionals. With unique opportunities to gain insight into the wide-ranging career progression opportunities spanning this sector, Aspire is unmissable for any students considering a career within the creative arts, design or digital technologies!

This year’s schedule will be kicking off online from Wednesday 15th September, with special industry guest speakers, showreels, workshops and our annual competition launch. Please visit https://www.boltonschoolofthearts.co.uk/aspire, for current news and updates.

Workshop activities will be available from this date and throughout Autumn by appointment- simply use the expression of interest form here to find out more.

  • Portfolio Support Workshops
  • Subject Specific Curriculum Enhancement Workshops including:
    • Textiles and Surface Design
    • Fashion
    • Special Effects for Film + TV
    • Visual Effects + Animation
    • Special Makeup Effects for Film + TV
    • Fine Art
    • Graphics
    • Animation + Illustration
    • Photography
    • Film + Media
    • Games Design
    • Games Programming
    • Games Art
    • Computing

Event Age Groups IconY12, Y13

On Request

University of Bolton

On Campus

Gatsby benchmark 2 4 5 7

RPF learner outcomes LO1 LO2 LO5

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Booking info

Please complete the expression of interest form here, and a member of the University of Bolton team will be in touch with full booking instructions.