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|Current Status: Terminato|
|Course Type: Master||Level:|
|Tuition:||6.250 £||Duration y/mm:||0/12|
|Start Date:||15/09/2017||End Date:||20/08/2018|
This Masters reflects the multidisciplinary nature of contemporary communications, bringing together key subject disciplines in visual communication including graphic design, moving image, digital media and illustration.
The course will help you to develop the analytical skills and generate conceptual thinking needed to prepare for high-level professional practice.
We are committed to having a broad scope of activities on the course, from traditional graphic skills to future communication delivery methods. The course offers strong links to new media industries, and we work in collaboration with them, and use their advice and expertise, in the ongoing development of the course content.
This is an ambitious programme for students who want to realise their creative potential and self-reliance, working as a freelance or small business operators in the challenging and changing world of the creative communication industries.
The content of the course is industry focused, and encompasses issues central to contemporary design practice through a process of analysis, experimentation and the practical testing and implementation of creative ideas.
The following modules are indicative of what you will study on this course. For more details on course structure and modules, and how you will be taught and assessed, see the full course document on the master website.
- Business for Design
- Critical Debates in Design
- Design Project A: Visual Identity
- Design Project B: esign Authorship
- Design Research Methods
- Major Project/Exhibition
You should normally have a good first degree or a professional qualification in an area of art, design or visual media. Students with other first degrees will be considered, but will be required to show evidence that they possess some knowledge of, and a practice in visual art or design.
Home applicants will be asked to attend an interview with the course team.
Overseas students will be asked to submit a portfolio either by post or electronically. It is essential that you have a good command of spoken and written English language (an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent).
As a graduate from this course you will be well placed to work across all sectors of the design and visual communications industries.
You will have the knowledge and background to consider setting up your own design company, or to work on a freelance basis within this lively and expanding sector, building on your expertise and potential to be influential within the visual communication industry.