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Courses overview

Graphic Design and Media are growing industries that can open up career opportunities in a whole host of exciting creative areas. We offer qualification courses and short specialist courses in Graphic Design and Media.

Get skilled in software essential to the industry and learn the fundamentals of Graphic Design and Media from beginner to advanced level.

Industries you can expect to work in after qualifying

Our Graphic Design and Media courses are popular for those working in TV & film, branding, marketing, advertising, publicity, publishing, web design, packaging design, gaming, animation, education and exhibitions.

Examples of job titles for those who specialise in Graphic Design are illustrator, cartoonist, digital artist, social media developer, print publication designer, logo designer, typographer, junior designer, creative director, brand designer, packaging designer, web designer, multimedia specialist, user interface designer, animator, game designer, cartographer and art worker.

Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Graphic Design

Next Starts: 04/10/2019
This course is for learners who have already completed the Subsidiary Diploma in Art & Design (Graphic Design). This is an opportunity to gain further credits at Level 3 and work on new projects to support your portfolio. You will attend one day a week from September 2018 to June 2019 and complete three new graphic design projects. PLease note - if you have not completed the Subsidiary Diploma - it may also be possible for learners to take the full 90 credits in one year - you must be able to attend 3 days a week.
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Level 3 Diploma Graphic Design

Next Starts: 24/09/2019
Take your Graphic Design and software skills to the next level on this intensive Level 3 course. Develop your practice as a creative designer and produce a portfolio of work that demonstrates your skills though graphic communication.
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Level 1 Award Graphic Design

Next Starts: 23/09/2019
Gain a great introduction to graphic design or just brush up on your software and design skills by studying on our popular introduction to Graphic Design. Learn how to work with design concepts using colour, typography and layout. Explore your creativity
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Level 2 Diploma Graphic Design

Next Starts: 24/09/2019
Explore graphic design through a range of assignments, from typography and layout to packaging and marketing materials using design techniques and software applications including Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
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