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HND: Visual Communication SCQF Level 8

Fife College

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  • Qualification

    HND - Higher National Diploma

  • Location

    Stenton Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

COURSE INFORMATION

Are you familiar with the saying ‘a picture is worth a thousand words’?

Graphic designers and visual communicators work creatively to convey a message or to enhance the user and/or consumer experience. Whether it is graphic design for online or printed; info-graphics, digital advertising or more traditional mediums such as magazines, books, posters, web-pages, packaging etc., creativity, design skills, creativity and imagination are essential to help ‘amplify the message’.

This course will develop traditional skills in drawing and illustration, as well as software skills using industry standard Apple Macs with the latest Adobe Creative Suite of software packages to prepare you for working in this exciting industry.

You will work on a range of challenging project briefs from packaging, corporate identity, illustration, posters and magazine design to designing for digital and new media.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Technician in art and design, graphics or visual art
  • Digital Design assistant
  • Digital Media designer,
  • Broadcast industry designer
  • Graphics or Illustration careers

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University information

Fife College

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    Fife College, Halbeath, Dunfermline, Fife, KY11 8DY, Scotland

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