Arden University

Graphic Design Arden University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

TEF Provisional

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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


Modules are:

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
Major Project

How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information

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;
Completed a recognised Access Programme or equivalent.

English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 or equivalent

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £12,825 Whole course
Northern Ireland £12,825 Whole course
Scotland £12,825 Whole course
Wales £12,825 Whole course

Additional fee information

Pay as you go: £1,500 x 9 instalments

Provider information

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Arden University
Arden House
Middlemarch Park

Course contact details

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Admissions Team

024 7651 5700