University of the Arts London

Degree level: Undergraduate

Graphic Branding and Identity

Make sure you check on the university, college or conservatoire website for any updates about course changes as a result of COVID-19.

Course summary

BA (Hons) Graphic Branding and Identity is designed to produce strategic thinkers and creative communicators. The course equips you with the tools to become a professional practitioner within this expansive industry. This course is taught at London College of Communication, at Elephant and Castle, part of University of the Arts London (UAL). Why choose this course at London College of Communication • One of the only undergraduate courses in the country to deliver branding in the context of graphic design studio practice, focusing on brand strategy and narrative as well as design and implementation. • Explore branding across a wide range of 2D, 3D or 4D graphic design contexts such as print, packaging, motion, interaction and experience design. • Excellent links with industry - projects recently set by Landor, Rufus Leonard, Dragon Rouge, Johnson Banks and Anyways. • Opportunities for international exchanges with Swinburne University in Melbourne, Australia and the Amsterdam Fashion Institute. • Access to an exciting range of events geared to providing final year students with opportunities to connect with industry, including a portfolio preview evening, D&AD New Blood and the LCC Design School degree show. What can you expect? Practical projects and technical workshops, designed to enable you to choose and develop the right message, to the right audience, at the right time and using the right media. The course will allow you to place graphic branding in the context of graphic design, branded spaces and interiors, packaging, moving image, advertising and narrative storytelling. It is designed to encourage innovation and initiative. Your practice will be supported and informed by theory associated with the subject, which places it within an historical, cultural and social context. Collaboration - this combination of practical and theoretical exploration and understanding is further supported by live projects and collaborative involvement with industry. About London College of Communication London College of Communication is for the curious, the brave and the committed: those who want to transform themselves and the world around them. Through a diverse, world-leading community of teaching, research and partnerships with industry, we enable our students to succeed as future-facing creatives in the always-evolving design, media and screen industries. The London College of Communication experience is all about learning by doing. Our students get their hands dirty and develop their skills through the exploration of our facilities and technical spaces. Students work on live briefs and commissions, with everything from independent start-ups and charities in Southwark, through to major global companies, including Penguin, the National Trust and Royal Mail, to name a few.

Course details


How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.

EU

Wales

England

International

Scotland

Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

Application codes

Course code:
W213
Institution code:
U65
Campus name:
London College of Communication
Campus code:
C

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Portfolio


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
64%
Student satisfaction
75%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
75%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
EU £23610 Year 1
International £23610 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Graphic Branding and Identity at University of the Arts London - UCAS