Graphic Design BA (Hons)

Arts University Bournemouth

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Course info

UCAS CODE W210
**Graphic design is about communicating to inform, educate, entertain, and persuade.** BA (Hons) Graphic Design at AUB emulates this and is designed to provide a dynamic, student-centred, broad-based graphic design learning experience that incorporates both academic understanding and vocational relevance to mould the next generation of Graphic Designers. The course encourages you to question how meanings are made by users and audiences from the range of material and conceptual resources ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
71st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
40th

Start date and duration

Start date
01-SEP-23
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 - 98 = 2% 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
£19,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Scottish Higher
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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
59%
Photography
20%
Fashion & Textiles
20%
English Literature
18%
Graphic Communication
14%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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
Wales Fees
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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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£17,950 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£17,950 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Graphic Design reviews

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Conrad
17 Mar 22

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

I have mates in unis all over the UK, and there genuinely isn’t another university I’d rather be at in a long shot...
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Alice
17 Mar 22

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

A great place to live and study, feels like a second home....

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How Graphic Design students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 86 reviews

5 star 44%
4 star 37%
3 star 18%
2 star 0%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 989 reviews

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Arts University Bournemouth
CUG ranking
71st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Arts University Bournemouth (AUB) is one of just 15 higher education institutions in the UK that specialises in arts-based courses, including design and media. A standalone university with a tight-knit student body of 3,000, it has ties with Bournemouth University, with which it shares some facilities and resources. AUB has a range of industry-standard facilities to help aid students’ creativity, including a drawing studio, dance studios, a printmaking room, workshops and Innovation Studio. For inspiration, an onsite gallery showcases the work of artists and designers from around the world. Courses blend practical and theory, tailored to individual subjects. Students can be confident that the expert-led courses at AUB are carefully designed to helping them pursue a career in their chosen field of study.

Where you'll study

Arts University Bournemouth

Wallisdown Poole
BH12 5HH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Branksome  0.9 miles away

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