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Visual Communication

Fife College

Venues

Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus

Content

Graphic Designers and Visual Communicators work creatively to promote a message or to enhance the user and/or consumer experience. Whether it is graphic design for online or printed campaigns; infographics, digital advertising or more traditional mediums such as magazines, books, posters, web-pages, packaging etc.

Creativity, Design, Attention to Detail, Imagination and Curiosity are essential skills that you will develop to help get the meaning of the message across to the viewer/ consumer.

You will study:
Digital Imaging; Creative Project; Creative Industries; Typography; Graphic Design; Mixed Media; Creative process; Web Design; Design Production; Typography Project; Graphic Design Project.

Entry Requirements

One relevant Higher; or Advanced Certificate: Graphic and Digital Design; or NC: Photography; or NC Art and Design. Interview and comprehensive portfolio.

Progression Routes

BA (Hons) Visual Communication and Digital Publishing or BA (Hons) Graphic Design.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Creative Media

SCQF Level

7

Website

www.fife.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing