BA (Hons) Graphic Communication

Duration: 3 years

Course details

The course provides you with all the necessary skills and knowledge to work within the creative industries or progress to a postgraduate programme of study. It is delivered through studio practice, specialist media workshops and a lively series of lectures and seminars designed to provide an informed understanding of contemporary graphic design practice. There are also opportunities for focused study in typography, illustration and photography.

Year 1

  • Introduction to Visual Communication

  • Principles of Graphic Communication

  • Practice of Graphic Communication

  • Discourse

  • Narrative

  • Enterprise of Graphic Communication

Year 2

  • Context of Graphic Communication

  • Identifying Direction

  • Live Project

  • Collaborative Practice

  • Work Placement

Year 3

  • Critical Practice

  • Major Project

Entry requirements

  • Foundation Diploma in Art and Design
  • A pass in 1 GCE A level
  • Passes at GCSE level in 3 other subjects (grade C or above)

Career posibilities

After graduation, you will be well placed to join design companies, work as a designer in large organisations, or set up your own business. You can also take further training, for example a PGCE. Some graduates elect to take their studies further by studying at CSAD at masters level. After this course, you will also have opportunities to take this further, through a Professional Doctorate in Design.

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