Graphic Design with Integrated Foundation Year BA (Hons)

University of Sunderland

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Course info

UCAS CODE W240
**This is a four-year version of our popular BA (Hons) Graphic Design, with an integrated foundation year. Excel as a creative visual thinker. Impress with your abilities to communicate with audiences. Become a highly professional presence in the world of graphic design.** Our passionate and highly experienced staff understand how to nuture talent and are dedicated to building your confidence, knowledge and design skills that will help you to succeed within the creative industries. We have ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
78th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
108th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
69th

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
4 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 - 86 = 14% 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
£16,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2020

Entry requirements
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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%
Graphic Communication
23%
English Literature
21%
Photography
20%
Media Studies
17%

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
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Graphic Design reviews

Graphic Design
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Mollie
07 Oct 19

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

Second year is better met amazing people and learn new skillss new area like getting drunk every night with my mates...
SR
Student Reviewer
06 Dec 16

Graphic Design BA (Hons)

I'm happy to be here, very welcome for foreigner and I can easily accessed...

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How Graphic Design students rated:

Student rating ( 3.6) 7 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 43%
3 star 0%
2 star 14%
1 star 14%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 2,339 reviews

5 star 45%
4 star 37%
3 star 13%
2 star 3%
1 star 2%
University of Sunderland
CompUniGuide ranking
108th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
The University of Sunderland has 20,000 students at its four campuses worldwide, in Sunderland, London and Hong Kong. The London base is just outside Canary Wharf and offers a wealth of courses from business, management and finance to tourism, nursing and health. Learn more about the University of Sunderland in London. The University’s newest campus is in the central district of Hong Kong, delivering business and tourism courses in heart of one of the world’s most exciting cities. The University recently opened a new School of Medicine, with the first students starting their MBChB Medicine course in September 2019.

Where you'll study

University of Sunderland

Chester Road Sunderland
SR1 3SD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Seaham  3.0 miles away

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