Graphic Design

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


This Graphic Design course prepares you for a career in the exciting and constantly developing area of graphic design. The course develops your creative ability and technical graphics skills, mainly through practical projects in the studio.

The course also encourages you to take responsibility for your own development. You'll build on your own creative concepts through research and development in the sketchbook, before producing finished work digitally.

The emphasis of the course is on the layout of type and image, for both print and screen and the development of creative concepts.

Entry Requirements

Higher Art and Design plus English at National 5; or relevant NC at SCQF Level 6. Portfolio of work required. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

Degree course or jobs in communications industry

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Design Crafts and Graphic Arts

SCQF Level


Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display