Study practical design for printed books and digital publishing platforms with related theory and history of typographic design and visual culture. You’ll work on self-directed projects as well as briefed assignments for clients and set by practising designers in a lively studio environment that includes traditional and digital printing facilities. You’ll also explore emerging experimental publishing strategies as well as the current demands of professional practice. For more information, please visit the programme page: https://www.reading.ac.uk/ready-to-study/study/subject-area/typography-and-graphic-communication-pg/ma-book-design
Sample modules may include:
- Typography and book design
- Practical module
IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 6.0 (or equivalent). Entry requirements: Normally a good undergraduate honours degree (2.1 or above), or equivalent from a university outside the UK, in a design-related subject. For exceptional candidates without such a degree, you will need convincing evidence of relevant professional experience. In most cases, a relevant practice portfolio and an example of academic writing are also required. A relevant practice portfolio is essential. In most cases, an example of academic writing is also required. Shortlisted applicants are usually invited for interview.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9250||Whole course|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Whole course|