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BTEC HND Graphic Design - UCAS Code: 312W

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Course CodeB0144
Academic Year1819
Dates23rd September 2018 to 28th June 2019
Times09:00 to 17:00
Location NameHinckley Campus
AreaCreative Design
Mode Of ProvisionFull Time
IntroductionThis is a highly successful course that offers students the opportunity of learning and developing the practical and creative skills required in preparation for work in the graphic design industry.
Study OutlineThe course covers areas such as corporate identity, digital photography, illustration, web design, branding, publicity, packaging and editorial design. The first year of the programme focuses on diagnostic approaches to solving design problems using two and three-dimensional methods. The second year contains with greater emphasis on commercial practice. Engagement in work placements, commercial projects and national competitions allow students the opportunity of experiencing work at industry level.
Entry Requirements18+ at entry, with a creative portfolio of work reflecting personality, imagination, enthusiasm, drive and maturity, plus one of the following: 240 Tariff Points, BTEC ND with MMM, 3 A Levels, Level 3 Dip in Foundation Studies (Art & Design), GCSE English grade C or above, or Level 2 Communication.
EquipmentAn equipment list will be supplied prior to commencement on the course.
AttendanceTwo years full-time or three years part-time.
AssessmentThere is continuous assessment involving two formal assessment points in the first year and two in the second year. Assessment is by internal and external academic and industry based personnel, and is regulated by the assessment guidelines set out by the awarding body, Edexcel.
ProgressionProgression onto a Higher Education programme or employment.
Awarding BodyEDEXCEL
Available Full-time?Y
Available Part-time?Y
Suitable for Higher Education?Y
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?N
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