B.A. On Campus

Graphic and Digital Design

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

36 months
10000 EUR/year
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The Bachelor of Arts in Graphic and Digital Design at the Letterkenny Institute of Technology provides you with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in the fast-moving and ever changing world of design. It’s designed for the digital era and takes account of the latest technologies that are the canvas for your creativity.


Graphic and Digital Design is one of the most rapidly changing design disciplines, where you need to be able to respond with creativity and ingenuity to an increasingly media and visually-savvy public. The demands have never been greater and the standards and expectations are constantly increasing to deliver arresting and powerful communications.

This course rises to that environment, with emphasis at every stage on design-led thinking to generate design concepts and creative solutions that meet business objectives. The importance of traditional skills and process is central to our approach, and while design and digital skills are integral to one another, a clear distinction is drawn.

The course at the Letterkenny Institute of Technology immerses you in a wide range of design disciplines from photography and image making to motion graphics and interactive design, allowing you to apply your creative knowledge in the professional environment.


Graduate careers typically include:

  • Graphic Designer
  • UX/UI/IxD
  • Web Designer
  • Interactive Media Designer
  • Motion Graphics Designer
  • Print & Publishing Designer
  • Freelance Design & Illustration
  • Advertising & Art Director

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Art & Design History
  • Image Making – Moving Image
  • The Web Design Process
  • Graphic Design – Layout
  • Contemporary Design Theory
  • Graphic Language
  • UI – User Interface Design
  • Motion Graphics
  • UX – User Experience Design
  • Design Theory – Advertising & Branding
  • Visual Communication in Advertising
  • Typographic Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Leaving Certificate:

  • Minimum Points Score 160
  • Minimum Five O6/H7
  • English or Irish O6/H7
  • Art or Graphic Design O6/H7

This programme requires that an applicant either needs to have studied Leaving Certificate Art or Design or if you did not study Art or Design at Leaving Certificate, you may be assessed by portfolio.

Tuition Fee

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    10000 EUR/year
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  • EU/EEA

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Living costs for Letterkenny

650 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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