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Communication Design

Robert Gordon University

Content

This course develops an extensive understanding of Communication Design and nurtures the
development of the creative, critical and technical skills necessary to pursue a career within today’s ever-evolving communication design professions, across a broad range of industry sectors.

Through the investigation of traditional techniques and the latest digital technologies, the syllabus explores the application of graphics, illustration and photography by way of studio based multi-disciplinary practice, whilst competition briefs and industry-led projects place an emphasis on the professional and commercial setting. Studio activities are supported and enriched by a programme of critical theory-based study exploring design culture and context through a series of lectures and seminars with further opportunities to participate in international study trips and industry-based placements with leading companies and designers.

In Year 3, you will make an informed decision as to which subjects and aspects of the discipline you
wish to focus on: Graphic Design; Illustration; Photography.

Entry Requirements

2021 entry requirements:
3 Highers at BBC (CCC for widening access entry) including English or another English based subject and Art and Design, Graphic Communication or Media. Interview and portfolio.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

WW26

Course Length

4 years

Department

Gray's School of Art

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.rgu.ac.uk

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography