Graphic Design and Visual Communication - BA Hons (Lancaster University)

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Qualification Obtained: BA (Hons) in Graphic Design and Visual Communications

Course Overview

The BA (Hons) Graphic Design and Visual Communication provides you with a stimulating, challenging and creative environment in which to explore traditional and digital techniques in the context of the Graphic Design industry. The aim is for you to develop your own visual identity and be able to communicate and present creative ideas and concepts in visual, oral or written forms to a range of audiences. There is a strong vocational emphasis to ensure you develop the employability skills needed to manage project briefs from inception to fully realised outcomes. We have a long standing tradition of excellent results and winning multiple national awards every year.

Course Entry Requirements

A minimum of 200 UCAS points (excluding functional skills) or above in an appropriate discipline and GCSE English Language at grade C or above or equivalent.

We also welcome applications from those with relevant experience in lieu of the minimum entry requirements. 

All applicants will be given the opportunity to attend one of our workshops. Alternatively, if you are unable to attend, we will view your work online. For further details, please see:  http://www.blackpool.ac.uk/sca/auditions

2017 Entry Requirements

A new UCAS Tariff will be used for courses starting from September 2017, the new entry requirements are as follows;

A minimum of 80 UCAS points (previously 200) in an appropriate discipline excluding functional skills and GCSE English Language at grade C or above (or equivalent).  .

Applicants who are able to demonstrate relevant work/life skills or knowledge will also be considered on an individual basis. .

All applicants will be given the opportunity to attend a workshop. Alternatively, if you are unable to attend, we will view your work online. For further details, please see www.blackpool.ac.uk/sca/auditions

Study Options

Course Code: VG1HE13
UCAS Code: W211
Start Date: 12/09/2016
End Date: 07/06/2019

Duration: 3 Years
Location of Study: University Centre

Course Code: VG1HE13
UCAS Code: W211
Start Date: 12/09/2017
End Date: 06/06/2020

Duration: 3 Years
Location of Study: University Centre

Career Options and Progression

Modules and Assessment

Teaching and Learning Methods

Work Placement and Field Trips

Expert Tutors

Tuition Fees

Other Costs

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

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If you require any further information about this course please contact us on the following:

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01253 504 343

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CONTACT THE COLLEGE

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Telephone

Course enquiries: 01253 504 343
General enquiries: 01253 352 352
Press enquiries: 07956 925 931
Fleetwood Nautical Campus: 01253 779 123


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Ashfield Road
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Blackpool
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