BA (Hons) Graphic Design (Full-time) - 2020 Entry

Reasons to study Graphic Design

  • Teaching takes place in a dedicated light, spacious and purpose built studio where you will be learning to use the latest software and technology
  • The degree has built strong links with the Northwest design community, providing work-related opportunities with local and regional design studios
  • There are thriving digital and creative firms across the Northwest and the resurgence of the Baltic Triangle and the Fabric District in Liverpool brings excellent career prospects
UCAS Code: W211
Institution Code: S51
Start and End Date: September 2020 - May 2023
Duration: 3 years, full-time
Campus: St Helens Town Centre
2020 Tuition Fee: £7,750 per year
Entry Requirements: 80 UCAS Tariff points
Programme Specification: Tap here to view the programme specification.
Programme Handbook: Coming Soon
Course Contact: Dan McBride
Telephone: 01744 623393
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Validated by: University of Chester

Our BA (Hons) Graphic Design degree reflects the demands of contemporary graphic design practice. The degree offers you the opportunity to explore graphic design through a range of digital and traditional media. Teaching is highly practical and aims to reflect current industry standards.

The evolution of a new, versatile designer who has a thorough understanding of traditional graphic design principles, as well as an ability to work creatively with digital technology is crucial to the future of the industry. We intend to match employer expectations by producing graduates capable of responding to and meeting modern industry demands.

This degree has established links with the regional and wider national design community and offers work related opportunities with local design studios, as well as the chance to work on live projects in collaboration with other creative organisations.

In your final year of study, you will have the opportunity to showcase your work in our annual Vortex exhibition, to friends, family and the local and regional arts community. You may also have the chance to collaborate with the University Centre St Helens Marketing Team, to produce the Vortex brand for 2020.

Ref: Dan McBride

Why study Graphic Design with us?

Industry Experts

Our tutors are experienced industry experts and passionate about their subject.

Creative Environment

Develop your skills in our state-of-the-art Apple Mac studio using the latest Adobe software.

Excellent Progression

Excellent progression from the level 3 course to degree level study at University Centre St Helens.

Adobe Accreditation

Undertake accredited Adobe Associate exams to enhance your CV and university application.

Live Briefs and Projects

Work on live briefs and projects with professional clients in the industry.

Employer Links

We have strong employer links with the design industry in the Northwest.