Graphic & Digital Design

ATU - Donegal Campuses


Course Name Graphic & Digital Design
Course Provider ATU - Donegal Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code LY_DGPDD_B
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact Admission staff:
T: +353 (0)74 918 6000
Duration 1 year full-time add-on
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
- Applicants should have a relevant level 7 award in graphic design.

- Equivalent qualifications with 180 ECTS credits and appropriate learning outcomes will be considered.
Number of Places 24
Application Date Advanced Entry applications should be made directly to the admissions office at LYIT.

The appropriate form may be downloaded from and is also available by email from /or submit by e-mail to

or from
The Admissions Office
Letterkenny institute of Technology
Port Road Letterkenny
Tel: 074 918 6125

Closing Date of Application 1st April
Course Content

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On this Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Graphic & Digital Design course you will be encouraged to communicate creatively and critically through experimentation. The course invites analytical thinking with an emphasis on solving vis...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Industry/Competition Project in Graphic & Digital Design (M)10
Pre-Production & Process in Graphic & Digital Design (M)10
Research & Dissertation (M) 10

Semester 2
Major Project in Graphic & Digital Design (M)25
Innovation & Creativity (M) 5

(M) Mandatory
Careers or Further Progression Career Pathways
The main employers are:
Design Companies
Media Companies
Marketing Companies
Web Design Companies
Graphic Design Consultancies

Graduate Careers
Graduate careers typically include:
Graphic Designer
Advertising and Art Director
Web Designer
Interactive Media Designer
Motion Graphics Designer
Print and Publishing Designer
Freelance design and illustration
Further Enquiries Department Administration
Telephone: (074) 918 6211 / 6210
Head of Department: Nollaig Crombie
Telephone: (074) 918 6203
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