Visual Communication (Graphic Design With Moving Image)

Dumfries and Galloway College


Dumfries Campus


Graphic Design with Moving Image combines the development of innovative and creative thinking with technological and digital skills. Through use of both digital and traditional media you can develop your skills to enhance your current career or career prospects. Students have previously gone on to study higher education courses and now work in a range of professions, these include: Graphic Designers, Animators, Freelance Professionals, Magazine Directors, Multidisciplinary Designers and Print Specialists.

This fun, creative graphic design and media course will equip you with the key skills required in this exciting profession.

Enjoy learning through a series of experimental projects in animation, typography, illustration, image editing, graphic design, video, sound, and web design.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 5 preferably including English and Art and Design or Graphic Communication, or NQ Foundation Studies in Creative Industries. Interview. Portfolio of work.

Progression Routes

Students may apply to progress to HNC Visual Communication.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Creative Industries

SCQF Level