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.You’ll become an adept visual communicator, developing your skill via modules that focus on process, narrative, typography, branding and critical thinking. Expert tutors and professional networks support this ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
28th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
70th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
42nd

Start date and duration

Start date
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 - 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
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
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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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Megan
09 Mar 22

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

The campus is beautiful and there is always support for students. The facilities and the time given to students is...
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Finley
03 Mar 22

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

The location is amazing, the staff are excellent, really supportive and always able to talk and support you about work...

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How Graphic Design students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 46 reviews

5 star 55%
4 star 41%
3 star 2%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,190 reviews

5 star 36%
4 star 52%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
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Falmouth University
CUG ranking
70th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Falmouth University is a specialist art and design institution located in the picturesque coastal town of Falmouth, Cornwall. The university provides world class teaching across a broad range of subjects that aim to prepare students for work in the creative industries. Falmouth offers foundation degrees, undergraduate degrees and postgraduate courses in subjects such as art and illustration, architecture, game development, film and television, music, fashion and textiles, writing, and 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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