The studio is the focus, a creative space with an innovative and engaging atmosphere. You will benefit immediately from exposure to the structures and disciplines of a studio environment, learning how individual and collaborative creativity combine to produce exceptional work.
With the BA (Hons) Graphic Design course running alongside the BA (Hons) Creative Advertising, BA (Hons) Comic & Concept Art, BA (Hons) Animation and BA (Hons) Illustration courses there are exciting opportunities to collaborate with creatives from other disciplines and with different skills to your own.
This course will encourage you to develop your own voice, opinions and individual understanding of graphic design. You will build the discipline and skills you need to succeed in a professional environment.
You will explore how the application of type and image can solve problems and communicate ideas, which will engage and challenge your audience. Developing your creative understanding you will be able to communicate both visually and verbally. You will gain a wider understanding of the creative, social and ethical context of contemporary visual culture.
Our industry links are extensive, with an array of visiting professionals delivering lectures, seminars and workshops. You will have access to our cutting-edge Mac suites plus all of the University facilities, with countless opportunities for cross- discipline collaboration. Places on this dynamic and fast-paced course are in high demand and you will be expected to put in the hours to reap the rewards.
The BA (Hons) Graphic Design degree has been awarded the Creative Skillset Tick, the industry quality mark, following a rigorous assessment process by experts working in the Creative Industries. The Creative Skillset Tick is awarded to practice-based courses which best prepare students for a career in the industry. www.creativeskillset.org/pickthetick