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Graphic Design
Graphic Design BA(Hons)
Graphic Design BA(Hons)

Graphic Design BA(Hons)

  • ID:UH440149
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

English Requirement  

  • IELTS 6.0 with no lower than 5.5 in any element or equivalent will be considered acceptable

Other Requirements

  • As a centre of creative excellence, we look forward to hearing about your own creative experiments and ambitions through a discussion of your portfolio at interview.
  • Read our guidance on developing your portfolio and what to expect from your interview.

Course Information

On the graphic design course, we’ll help you to build the skills you need to become a professional graphic designer in an evolving, global industry. From designing billboard advertising to magazine layouts, from packaging to film, graphic design can lead to so many career paths.

Why study Graphic Design?

  • Get thinking and creating by looking at typography, layout, packaging, branding, advertising, motion and user-experience design.
  • We’ll encourage you to experiment with ideas and take risks, alongside building your knowledge of industry standard professional design packages.
  • The course focuses on the needs of the creative industries, so what you learn will help you understand how graphic design works in the wider world.
  • You’ll have the opportunity to develop cultural and social awareness and your own, unique, visual language.

It’s vital that you understand how graphic design works in the wider world, so we work with a range of communication theories and diverse guest speakers, giving you the chance to understand the factors shaping the future of graphic design.

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Year 1
Core modules:

  •  Foundation Studio Practice
  •  Process and Production 1
  •  Theory as Practice 1

Year 2
Core modules:

  •  Intermediate Studio Practice
  •  Process and Production 2
  •  Theory as Practice 2

Final Year
Core modules:

  •  Advanced Studio Practice
  •  Research and Development
  •  Theory as Practice 3
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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Companies who have employed our talented students from the suite of Graphic Design and Animation courses include SEA, Thompson Brand Partners, the BBC and Google. You’ll be encouraged to take part in workshops, live briefs and international design competitions. It’s all structured to get you ready for employment once you’ve graduated. Recent graduates have gone on to work at companies such as Adam & Eve (London), Google (USA), and Studio Tilt (Netherlands). The course aims to help you develop the skills needed to work in design agencies and design consultancies, both in the UK and abroad, in roles such as graphic designer, graphic artist, digital designer, UX designer, typographer and design manager. You could also consider training as a teacher.**

* Percentage of graduates from this course who are in work and/or further study fifteen months after graduating (Unistats 17/18 data, UK domiciled graduates)

Source: **GEMS

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance-Single: 300 GBP/year

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