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Graphic Design BA (Hons)

Middlesex University

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 30th for Art & Design (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    118
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    67.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    4.33 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: W210

15 January

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Entry Requirements

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UCAS Tariff: 112

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £12,000 per year

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The Course

Summary

OverviewGraphic Design is in a very exciting place. New digital technologies and communication systems are continually evolving, visual communication has the ability to touch and shape most aspects of modern life. Graphic design reflects how society and culture is changing and realise this in its approaches and outcomes from mobile apps to interactive posters; global branding to pop up shops.Why study BA Graphic Design at Middlesex University?From the design of traditional advertising and branding to digital media, BA Graphic Design combines creativity with technical skill, exploring how to visually communicate messages and ideas effectively and inventively. This degree prepares, educates and inspires the creative designers of the future.The course has been developed to embrace recent changes in the creative industries including technological advancements. We offer enjoyable challenging projects with wide ranging outcomes and the flexible structure of the course will encourage you to challenge the boundaries of graphic design practice. You will have the freedom to develop your own creative voice guided by an enthusiastic staff team and supported by fantastic facilities.Throughout the course you focus on communicating ideas and information through exciting problem solving projects in branding, magazine design, typography, information design, advertising and publicity, editorial design, packaging, exhibition design, editorial photography and art direction, moving image and digital media.You will explore computer design programmes, materials, print processes, conceptual thinking and the use of design to inform, present an argument or persuade, solve visual communication problems to a professional standard, and work on briefs that closely mirror the professional world.Our students are identified by leading design organisations such as D&AD, RSA and ISTD as among the best graduates nationally, winning numerous awards. Graduates of this course have gone on to work for magazines, design consultants, advertising agencies and media providers all over the world.Course highlightsOur outstanding facilities include photographic studios, state-of-the-art digital printing, studio and lab computers, traditional darkrooms, workshops with technical support and an extensive art and design libraryYou will learn directly from high-profile professionals. Designers who have lectured here include David Carson, Jonathan Barnbrook, Angus Hyland from Pentagram and Sir John Hegarty from BBHWe have good staff-to-student ratios and our lecturers are all practising graphic designers and illustrators who teach using project introductions, demonstrations, seminars, group and one-to-one tutorialsExcellent industry links; many of our students undertake placements at top design companies in their second yearAt the end of your degree you will exhibit your work at our Degree Show, showcasing your talent to creative industry employersAs a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.

Start Dates

  • October 2019 at Hendon Campus

Middlesex University

University League Table Ranking: 105th

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Postal Address

Visual Arts
Middlesex University
The Burroughs
London
NW4 4BT
ENGLAND

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