Advertising and Brand Design (Swansea College of Art) MDes

University of Wales Trinity Saint David

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( 4.2) 1869 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE S2J5
MDes Advertising and Brand Design are all about studying to become a professional creative. Our projects encompass all kinds of media, from magazine to social media, radio to TV and from billboards to public events. It’s also about communication for business and enterprise. We liaise with businesses and look at real problems to solve from the very outset. The course is spread over four years and is designed to enable you to get the skills you need step by step. Each year has two semesters and ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
8th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
102nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
21st

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
4 Years

Design Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 87 = 13% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Design Studies graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£17,000

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Design Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Art & Design
43%
Product Design
22%
Fashion & Textiles
12%
Graphic Design
12%
Information & Communication technology
11%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,000 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£11,500 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Advertising reviews

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Rachel
05 Nov 19

So far i am loving Uni life. Its fun, i have met great new friends and really helpful lecturers. The lessons are easy...
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Rhian
05 Nov 19

I love the university and the creative buzz between students. The relaxed environment proves that being in the creative...

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How Advertising students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 27 reviews

5 star 41%
4 star 48%
3 star 11%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,869 reviews

5 star 40%
4 star 44%
3 star 15%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%
University of Wales Trinity Saint David
CompUniGuide ranking
102nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) has three main campuses in south-west Wales –Swansea, Carmarthen and Lampeter – a London campus and learning centres in Cardiff and Birmingham. UWTSD's three institutes broadly reflect the wide range of subjects available at the university: Business and Health Education and Humanities Science and Art UWTSD Swansea has a reputation for innovative industry-led and career-driven programmes in art, business, education, health and sciences. The new £350m SA1 Waterfront campus, by the river and seafront, joins the art buildings in the cultural quarter and business campus near the train station at the heart of the city.

Where you'll study

University of Wales Trinity Saint David

De-La-Beche Street Swansea
SA1 3EU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Swansea  0.2 miles away

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