Graphic and Media Design BA (Hons)

University of the Arts London

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Course info

UCAS CODE W212
BA (Hons) Graphic and Media Design builds on the long history of unique excellence in design and communication at London College of Communication, to prepare students for the future of design and new technologies. This course is taught at London College of Communication, at Elephant and Castle, part of University of the Arts London (UAL).**Why choose this course at London College of Communication**• Starting with core graphic and visual design skills, the course expands to cover a huge range of ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | London College of Communication | 3 Years | 20-SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

Art & Design
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
117th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
51st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
22nd

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 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 - 85 = 15% 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
£21,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, March 2021

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
60%
Fashion & Textiles
20%
English Literature
18%
Photography
17%
Mathematics
16%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£22,920 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£22,920 per year
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Latest Communication / Media reviews

Communication / Media
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Student Reviewer
20 Mar 21

Graphic and Media Design BA (Hons)

Overall my experience has been really good. I’ve enjoyed learning a lot in this fist half a year and am enjoying the...
SR
Student Reviewer
19 Mar 21

Graphic Communication Design BA (Hons)

The overall experience has been really good. Despite covid stepping in the way of in-person classes, the university has...

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How Communication / Media students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 66 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 55%
3 star 16%
2 star 6%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 991 reviews

5 star 20%
4 star 53%
3 star 22%
2 star 4%
1 star 1%
University of the Arts London
CompUniGuide ranking
51st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
University of the Arts London (UAL) is made up of six world-renowned creative colleges across 14 sites in London. The colleges are: Camberwell College of Arts Central Saint Martins Chelsea College of Arts London College of Communication London College of Fashion Wimbledon College of Arts. The university specialises in art, design, communication, fashion, screen, media and performing arts. Many well-known people were once students at the university before embarking upon fame and success. Past graduates include Alexander McQueen, Jimmy Choo, Ian McKay, Quentin Blake, Ralph Fiennes and Mike Leigh. The UAL alumni network is also full of well-known supporters of the university, such as Rachel Stevens, Charlotte Hawkins and Russell Brand. Students enjoy some of the best industry links in the country (Donatella Versace was once a guest lecturer).

Where you'll study

University of the Arts London

Elephant & Castle London
Southwark
SE1 6SB United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Elephant & Castle  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Elephant & Castle  0.1 miles away

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