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Graphic Design and Illustration (Hons)

Liverpool John Moores University

36 months
Duration
16100 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

The BA Graphic Design and Illustration (Hons) at Liverpool John Moores University has a well established reputation for developing innovative designers and illustrators, highly sought after by employers in this exciting but competitve sector.

Overview

The BA Graphic Design and Illustration (Hons) at Liverpool John Moores University course has a reputation for excellence and we are proud to have produced some of the country’s most innovative and respected designers and nillustrators.

 They include Paul Pensom, who is current Art Editor at Creative Review; Joe Stottard, designer at Adidas in Germany; James Gilmore, designer at Design Studio, responsible for the recent rebranding of The Premier League and Airbnb; Malik Thomas-Smeda who was commissioned by the National Football Museum in Manchester

Career

At least one of the course’s external examiners is a current practitioner, ensuring that our graduates meet the standards required by the creative industries.

This highly vocational programme presents many opportunities to make contacts in the world of graphic design, through placements, projects, competition briefs and graduate freelance and self-employment events.

 All of these activities are pathways into careers in the creative industries, whether you decide to go freelance, find employment with a large agency or start up your own design studio. You are prepared for the 'world of work' within the curriculum in a number of ways.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • What? Studying Graphic Design and Illustration
  • How? Making Graphic Design and Illustration
  • Why? Applying the Creative Process
  • Images
  • Words
  • Discourse
  • Investigate, Document, Present
  • Future Thinking
  • The following options are typically offered:
  • Graphic Design and Typography
  • Graphic Design and the Screen
  • Graphic Design and Identity
  • Graphic Design and Context
  • Illustration (Text and Image)
  • Illustration (Materials and Media)
  • Illustration (Creative Practice)
  • Illustration (Context)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum points required from qualifications 112
  • An enthusiasm for Art & Design based subjects
  • Capable of discussing of Art & Design issues and influences
  • Visual awareness and communication
  • The ability to analyse and reflectively criticise
  • While we take many students who are already certain about their eventual pathway through the programme it is not necessary at this stage for students to have made up their mind. 
  • We are more interested in ideas, attitude and students' approach to making work and less interested in technical prowess. Sketchbooks, reference and research work are as important as finished project work at interview.
  • Assessment of suitability to the course will include a  review of a portfolio of work and interview. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16100 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • Full-time industrial placement year fee: £1,850 per annum
  • Full-time international placement year fee: £3,650 per annum

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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