Graphic Design [2 Year Extended Diploma]

Cardiff and Vale College

Program Description

Graphic Design [2 Year Extended Diploma]

Cardiff and Vale College

Qualifications:

Extended Diploma in Graphic Design Full Time Level 3

Course overview:

This BTEC Extended Diploma in Graphic Design course offers a wide range of approaches to digital interactive design, whilst utilising the very latest apple macs and Adobe software to generate stimulating outcomes. You will develop a range of advanced skills appropriate to your own individual area of interest and creative potential.

The course is project-led and studio-based with an injection of live projects and competitions to encourage innovation and creativity, that will allow you to respond creatively to unit project briefs and to taste specialist areas of Graphic Design. Throughout the year, a series of specialist disciplines will be practised with no need for additional exams. All projects are based on the principles of professional practice whilst considering the outcome, aesthetics and user interactivity.

Topics studied include:

  • Apple Mac- Application Training
  • Materials, Techniques & Processes
  • Ideas & Concepts
  • Graphic design
  • Illustration (Traditional / Digital)
  • Image Manipulation
  • Visual communication/ Information Graphics
  • Typography/ Kinetic Type
  • Craft Making
  • Animation
  • Web animation
  • Logo/ Branding design
  • Visual Diary
  • Design History

Entry requirements:

Equivalent to the UK’s GCSE Level. The College will review an applicant’s qualification in the application process.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated February 3, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
8,000 GBP
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Deadline
Locations
United Kingdom - Cardiff, Wales
Start date : Sept. 2018
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Dates
Sept. 2018
United Kingdom - Cardiff, Wales
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