Graphic Communication Design BA (Hons)

University of Westminster, London

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Course info

UCAS CODE W211
This broad-based course aims to encourage your creativity, individuality and personal growth through the study of graphic communication design. The emphasis is on the application of skills to develop ideas and present information in ways that are engaging, meaningful, useful and worthwhile. You will be encouraged to develop your awareness and understanding of the social contexts and environmental responsibilities of design, and engage audiences through imaginative and creativity.You will learn ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Art & Design
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
92nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
111th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
23rd

Start date and duration

Start date
13-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 - 75 = 25% 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
£20,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, March 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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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
61%
Mathematics
17%
English Literature
15%
Photography
15%
Fashion & Textiles
15%

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
Channel Islands Fees
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£14,400 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,400 per year
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Latest Communication Design reviews

Communication Design
SR
Student Reviewer
07 Feb 17

Graphic Communication Design BA (Hons)

It's been good, I have been able to achieve a lot with the university's support, library resource is very extensive....
SR
Student Reviewer
24 Feb 15

Graphic Communication Design BA (Hons)

experience has been great in developing my design skills and understanding of...

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How Communication Design students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 5 reviews

5 star 40%
4 star 40%
3 star 20%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,629 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 44%
3 star 21%
2 star 4%
1 star 2%
University of Westminster, London
CompUniGuide ranking
111th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Located in the very heart of London, the University of Westminster (UoW) is an internationally acclaimed institution that has been delivering high quality education for over 180 years. The university was established in 1838 as the Royal Polytechnic Institution - the first of its kind in London. Since this time, it has now evolved into a truly global university with a total population of around 20,000 students, of which 49are internationals representing over 165 countries worldwide. UoW has a pioneering history of teaching, and offers a vibrant learning environment which welcomes students from all backgrounds, providing them with the knowledge, skills, and mentorship required to succeed in future careers or further study. There are over 200 undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered, which are undertaken at the university’s four London campuses.

Where you'll study

University of Westminster, London

115 New Cavendish Street Fitzrovia London
City Of Westminster
W1W 6UW United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Goodge Street  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Euston   0.4 miles away

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