Graphic Design

Ulster University - Belfast


Course Name Graphic Design
Course Provider Ulster University - Belfast
Course Code W210
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on what courses you apply for. If y...

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Full Time
Three years (with option of four years with optional paid placement).

Attendance on the course is made up of taught sessions, lectures, seminars/tutorials, peer review/feedback, supervised studio and independent study.


Qualification Letters BDes (Hons)
Entry Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate

112 UCAS tariff points to include a minimum of five subjects (four of which must be at higher level) to include English at H6 if studied at Higher level or O4 if studied at Ordinary Level.
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Comment Award: Bachelor of Design with Honours

Associate awards
Diploma in Professional Practice DPP
Diploma in International Academic Studies DIAS
Course Content

Creative use of words and pictures for every type of communication.

Graphic Design and Illustration is about the creative and diverse use of words, pictures, language, ideas and problem solving. Our approach to Graphic Design an...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

At each level, modules are assessed according to specific criteria and weightings which are published before the beginning of the semester. Assessment is both formative and summative, and, where appropriate, criteria are written to encour...

Work Placement

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On successful completion of Year 2 studies, you have the opportunity to take the optional module Diploma in Professional Practice (DPP) or (DPPI). This year of study provides an opportunity for you to gain first hand pr...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate employers
Graduates from this course are now working for:
• Chain Reaction In-House Studio
• Digital Platform Company
• Emma Kenny Limited
• Freelance
• Hannah McKeown Photography
• Genesis Advertising
• Conor McClure D...

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