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Communication Design - Graphic Design, Illustration, Photography (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) Aberdeen, United Kingdom
The BA Communication Design - Graphic Design, Illustration,Photography (Hons) offered at the Robert Gordon University will develop your extensive understanding of Communication Design disciplines and supports the development of your creative, critical and technical skills necessary to pursue a career within today’s ever-evolving communication design professions.
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Overview

At the Robert Gordon University studying the BA Communication Design - Graphic Design,Illustration,Photography (Hons) offers you the opportunity to explore Communication Design through the investigation of traditional techniques and the latest digital technologies and production methods. 

Industry-led projects, European exchanges, national design competitions, placements and internships are all integral to the curriculum and place an emphasis on the professional and commercial setting.

Job Prospects

The breadth of experience and choice of specialisms offered by this course ensures you have a number of employment opportunities in various roles including graphic design, illustration, photography, publishing, digital design, interactive design, web design, branding, advertising, motion graphics, marketing, communications, TV, radio, film and fashion.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Drawing & Visualisation
  • Creative Principles & Methods
  • Contextual And Critical Studies
  • Drawing & Visualisation
  • Core Design Studies
  • Contextual And Critical Studies 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • SQA Higher: BBC to include Art / Design and English (or a written subject requiring the use of English).
  • GCE A Level - Year 1 entry: BC to include Art / Design and English (or a written subject requiring the use of English).
  • GCE A Level - Year 2 entry: ABB
  • Irish Leaving Certificate Higher: H3H3H3 to include Art and English (or a written subject requiring the use of English).
  • IB Diploma: 24 to include Higher Level Visual Arts and English (or a written subject requiring the use of English).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12730 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12730 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1820 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Rest of UK Students

  • £6,750 per academic year

Living costs for Aberdeen

  • 729 - 1070 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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