Communication Design (MA)

University of Southampton

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( 4.1)


Course info

MA Communication Design is the study of information and interface design. This course is research driven and combines creativity and critical analysis of contemporary media, with knowledge of the latest methodologies and tools. A focus on digital media practice and theory sets this course apart from traditional communication design courses, preparing you for an exciting career in a range of design roles. We’ll encourage you to explore systems for the making and communication of text and image ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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71st / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
15th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
14th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Details
Students need a minimum of a 2:2 degree in a design, communication, or media subject. Or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the university.

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
£21,000 per year
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£21,000 per year
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CUG ranking
15th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
With over 100 years of heritage at its Highfield Campus alone, the University of Southampton prides itself on its history and tradition, commitment to prestige, and student success. The university is one of the original institutions that founded the UK’s Russell Group of prestigious, research-focused universities. Southampton is now ranked among the top 15 universities in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2022, and has been awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize three times. The university is structured as five distinct campuses located across the cities of Southampton and Winchester in the UK, alongside one engineering-focused campus in Malaysia. Each campus is known for its particular character and community, alongside cutting-edge facilities and world leading specialisms.

Where you'll study

University of Southampton

Park Avenue Winchester
Hampshire
SO23 8DL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Winchester  0.3 miles away

Other academic departments

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

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