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Graphic Design and Illustration

City of Glasgow College

Venues

City Campus

Content

This highly successful foundation course allows you to build a creative portfolio of art, graphic design and illustration projects. The course can lead to further study on a variety of HN level courses specifically HND Graphic Design and HND Illustration. You'll learn to research effectively and work creatively from sketchbook through the design process to finished work, all of which is continuously assessed.

Emphasis is on research, development of ideas and experimentation of media. You'll gain a thorough understanding of the design process.

You'll work on graphics projects exploring:

Media and Illustration techniques; Sketchbook Development; Creative Thinking; Design and/or Illustration Projects; Page Layout; Advertising; Corporate Identity; Digital Imaging; Study Trips.

Entry Requirements

National 5 English and Art and Design, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview. Portfolio.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Design Crafts and Graphic Arts

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography