Graphic Design BA (Hons)

Falmouth University

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Course info

UCAS CODE W214
With an emphasis on design thinking and crafting big ideas beautifully, this course is your springboard to a career in the creative industries. You’ll discover how to solve challenging questions facing society and business today with great ideas delivered across print and digital platforms.Through this industry-focused graphic design degree, youll learn to be an adept visual communicator, developing core skills in typography, branding, visual language, craft and critical thinking. Youll ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
77th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
77th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
33rd

Start date and duration

Start date
12-SEP-22
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 - 91 = 9% 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
£19,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£19,000

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

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
58%
Fashion & Textiles
20%
English Literature
19%
Photography
18%
Graphic Communication
15%

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Latest Graphic Design reviews

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Grace
18 Dec 19

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

Really enjoyed it, 2nd year, better than 1st - more intense and more link to...
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Aimee
18 Dec 19

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

Enjoy life in Cornwall. Feel like good value for course considering that all degrees cost £9250, which is a lot of...

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How Graphic Design students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 74 reviews

5 star 41%
4 star 53%
3 star 5%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,203 reviews

5 star 36%
4 star 52%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%
Falmouth University
CompUniGuide ranking
77th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Falmouth University is an innovative, modern institution located in Cornwall, specialising in an exciting portfolio of degree courses within the creative industries. Originally established as the Falmouth School of Art in 1902, the University has well over 100 years of educational heritage to draw upon, and mixes an artistic history with a progressive industry focus and professional-grade facilities, all within the beautiful coastal county of Cornwall. Falmouth offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses spanning a number of areas, from Art and Illustration to Architecture and Game Development, Music, Film and Television to Fashion and Textiles, as well as Writing, Business and Entrepreneurship.

Where you'll study

Falmouth University

Falmouth Campus Woodlane Falmouth
Cornwall And Isles Of Scilly
TR11 4RH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Falmouth Town  0.4 miles away

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