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Graphic Design BA (Hons)

Kingston University

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    W210

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    93rd

    2
  • Subject Ranking

    16th

    3 (Art & Design)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    177

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    61

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    4.25

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

**We are very proud to be the top university in UK for design and crafts (Guardian University Guide league tables 2020)****Reasons to choose Kingston**– More than 95 per cent of students from this course are in employment or further study six months after graduating (DHLE 2016/17).– This course received more than 92 per cent overall student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2018). – Kingston is ranked No 1 in the UK for design and crafts (Guardian University league tables 2020) which covers graphic design, interior design, illustration, animation and product and furniture design.**About this course**This course offers you a firm foundation for developing your personal design practice. It is industry focused, concentrating on the roles and uses of design in the real world. Collaboration, teamwork and cross-disciplinary projects reflect professional practice. There are regular visits to studios, events and conferences; both in the UK and abroad. You may specialise in an area that reflects your personal interests and career aspirations. Examples include branding, social design, editorial design, film and moving image, photography, advertising and promotion, typography and interactive design. You’ll learn about the contexts in which graphic designers work. You’ll gain useful career management skills and will have the opportunity to study abroad or undertake a work placement.

Entry Requirements

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UCAS Tariff

Grades / Points

112

Details

The preferred entry route for this course is for applicants to be taking a Foundation Diploma in Art & Design, or the recognised equivalent.Applicants will need a minimum of 112 tariff points from recognised level 3 qualifications.Plus GCSE (A*–C or comparable numeric scores under the newly reformed GCSE gradings): five subjects including English and Maths (Key Skills Level 2 may be used in lieu of GCSE English and Maths).Offers will be made on the basis of your UCAS application, portfolio of work and interview for selected applicants.You will be notified by email giving you advice about how to upload your online portfolio, once we have received your application.

Tuition Fees

This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.

£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

93rd

About this University

Kingston University has an excellent record for teaching quality, aiming to develop potential, transform lives and improve the world around. Students have a choice of topics that reflect their interests and the demands of a modern workplace. Four teaching campuses are located in and around Kingston upon Thames, which is a lively, student-friendly riverside town just 30 minutes away by train from the capital.

Address

Main Site

Yorkon Building

Kingston University Kingston upon Thames

London

KT2 7LB

UNITED KINGDOM