Basic art education is organized in Kajaani according to the general curriculum
- in the visual arts,
- in handicrafts arts and
- in the art of dance as well
- according to an extensive curriculum in music and
- in the art of dance.
The new curricula were introduced on August 1, 2018.
Students who have previously started their studies may continue in accordance with the current curriculum for a maximum transition period of three years, after which they will transition to the new curriculum.
The new curriculum has been being developed and implemented
- Kainuun Music college,
- Kajaani Dance,
- Kaukametsä Civic Centre ja
- Ballet Kaukametsä.