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North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College

Graphic Design

UCAS Code: 312W

Higher National Diploma - HND

Entry requirements


A level

C,C,C

A Levels in Graphic Design or similar

GCSE/National 4/National 5

5 GCSE's at Grade 4 (C) or equivalent

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

MMP

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Graphic Design or similar

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About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

Iconic UK brands such as Virgin, Jaguar Land Rover, O2, Dyson and Diageo depend on brilliant design for their growth and success. The story behind the logos requires skills in corporate identity and branding, digital photography and web design, illustration, publicity and packing design.

The design industry is worth over £3bn to the UK economy and is one of the fastest growing sectors. Our HND in Graphic Design can help you to build the skills to meet graphic design challenges in both 2D and 3D, and put them into practice through national competitions, exhibitions and live industry projects.

Get qualified and you will be ready to join the commercial design world where the sky’s the limit to your creativity.

**Progression Opportunities**
After completing this course, you will have the chance to top-up to a full BA (Hons) degree in Visual Media, awarded by Coventry University

Modules

Corporate identity
Digital Photography
Illustration
Web Design
Branding
Publicity
Packaging
Editorial design

Tuition fees

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England
£5,950
per year
Northern Ireland
£5,950
per year
Scotland
£5,950
per year
Wales
£5,950
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Hinckley Campus

Department:

Creative Arts

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