Graphic Communication FdA

Newcastle College University Centre

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( 4.0) 20 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE W213
The Foundation Degree in Visual Communication is aimed at those wanting to pursue a career within the creative design & communications industry whether as a, Graphic Designer, Advertising Creative, Web and App Designer, Front End Developer and anything else between. The programme curriculum aims to address the diverse and dynamic nature of the creative industries in the digital age, while embedding traditional design values, specialist technical skills and technologies underpinned by... READ MORE

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Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
2 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 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Design Studies graduate salary at this uni
£16,224
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£16,224

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2019

Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,000 per year
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Latest Communication Studies reviews

Communication Studies
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Sarah-Jane Moldenhauer
02 Mar 18

Graphic Communication FdA

From the start of the Foundation Degree it was evident that this was going to be different from other learning...

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Newcastle College University Centre
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Newcastle College is now one of the largest colleges in the country with over 20,000 students at its multi-million-pound campus at the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne. Its origins date back over 100 years and over time it has greatly expanding, now covering sites across Newcastle, Gateshead and North Tyneside. Designed with employers in mind, Newcastle College runs more than 70 degrees covering a wide-range of subjects to ensure it meets industry demand. They also offer real working environments to help you develop the skills to go out into the competitive job market, as well as small class sizes to ensure you benefit from one-to-one learning.

Where you'll study

Newcastle College University Centre

Ryehill Campus
Scotswood Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE4 7SA United Kingdom Nearest train station: Newcastle Central  0.3 miles away

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