Graphic Communications BA (Hons)

University of Northampton

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Course info

UCAS CODE W210
This Graphic Communication undergraduate is all about creatively sharing ideas. From typography to advertising, digital design to illustration, you will learn a range of techniques on this course to help you do just that. You will will given design briefs by your tutors and from real industry professionals and have the chance to work on competition briefs. This course provides you with all the skills and knowledge you will need to work in the creative industries, or progress onto a postgraduate... READ MORE

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Key stats

Uni rankings

Art & Design
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
112th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
113th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
69th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
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 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Design Studies graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£18,000

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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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
36%
Business Studies
25%
Fashion & Textiles
14%
English Literature
13%
Media Studies
11%

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
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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04 Nov 15

Graphic Communications BA (Hons)

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University of Northampton
CompUniGuide ranking
113th
Student rating
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( 3.9)
The University of Northampton was formed in 2005 and comprises of four main faculties: Faculty of Arts, Science and Technology Faculty of Business and Law Faculty of Education and Humanities Faculty of Health and Society Despite its status as one of the UK’s youngest universities, it was awarded Gold in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework, the highest possible rating. Northampton was also the first UK university to be named a ‘Changemaker Campus’, meaning they have a focus on improving lives and giving back to the community.

Where you'll study

University of Northampton

Waterside Campus
University Drive
Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN1 5PH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Northampton  0.6 miles away

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