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  • Qualification

    Higher National Certificate - HNC

  • Location

    City (Adams)

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

**This new Higher National Certificate in Graphic Design course has been developed in consultation with local and national industry stakeholders and is aimed at people who want to take their design communication skills to a professional level.****About the course**Live briefs are a crucial part of this course and you will have the opportunity to work alongside industry professionals as you develop your skills in response to commercial briefs. You will investigate the methods, techniques and context of graphic design against a background of rapidly developing visual and technical communications media. **Modules may include**- Visual Communication - Ideas Generation and Development - Contextual and Cultural Referencing - Professional development- Typography- Design Practice- Visual Narratives**Assessment**Coursework may include: presentations, research portfolios and online journals. There are no examinations.**Qualification Award**Higher National Certificate in Art and Design (Graphic Design) - awarded by Pearson.**Bursaries**We want our courses to be accessible to students from any background, so we’ve put together a cash support package in the form of non-repayable bursaries to provide financial help where it’s really needed. Details for 2021-22 will be advertised once approved by the university regulator – the Office for Students (OfS). Please check our website - www.nottinghamcollege.ac.uk - for more information.**Your career and progression**After this course, graduates may wish to progress to our **HND (Higher National Diploma) Graphic Design** course - planned to start in September 2021. From the HND, graduates could progress to our **BA (Hons) Art and Design (Graphics) top-up degree**, validated by Nottingham Trent University; or a similar top-up course at another institution (subject to entry requirements). Alternatively, they may wish to seek professional employment in the Creative Industries sector.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 9,500per year

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UCAS Points : 48

University information

Nottingham College

  • Campus address

    New College Nottingham, City Campus, The Adams Building, Stoney Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 1NG, England

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