About this course
This course is aimed at people that want to become professional graphic designers. You will develop the necessary underpinning skills and understanding required to become a graphic designer. You will explore the role of typography, branding, illustration, information graphics and packaging within contemporary design practice. The course will focus on developing your creative practice, working with employers to develop employability skills. As you progress through the course, you will be encouraged to choose the direction of your project, so you can explore and develop your own visual language. This will be supported by individual and group tutorials.
Applicants must have at least one of the following:
- Merit/Merit/Pass profile at BTEC or equivalent in graphic design or other relevant subject or an A Level or equivalent at C or above.
- Alternatively, an Access course in an appropriate subject.