Graphic Design

Arden University

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

TEF Provisional

Arden University has opted into the TEF and received a Provisional award.

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If you are a creative thinker and want know how to apply design theory and skills in practice, then this BA (Hons) in Graphic Design is for you. On this course you will explore a broad range of digital technologies used within the creative industries. You will have the opportunity to enhance your knowledge of traditional mediums, such as typography, print and layout design through the use of a suite of digital mediums. You will be encouraged to produce a broad range of industry related projects, from traditional print and web design, to animation, video and illustration. Each of the modules hone your skills so that you are ready for the workplace.

Course details


Level 4 Typography and Image Creation; Design History & Critical Thinking; Design and Layout; Illustration and Animation; Design Vocabulary; Digital & Analogue Moving Image Level 5 Studio Practice I; Studio Practice II; Reading Images I; Reading Images II; Self-Promotion and Packaging I; Visualising Concepts Level 6 Self-Promotion and Packaging II; Industry Competition Briefs; Dissertation; Major Project

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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This distance learning course has standard entry requirements. To be eligible for this course you must have either: Two subjects at GCE A level or equivalent, plus passes at grade C or above in three subjects at GCSE level or equivalent; or Completed a recognised Access Programme or equivalent.

English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6or equivalent

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £13500 Whole course
Northern Ireland £13500 Whole course
Scotland £13500 Whole course
Wales £13500 Whole course

Additional fee information

Fee per level: £4,500 Total Fee: £13,500
Graphic Design at Arden University - UCAS