University of West London

Course Introduction

While the course is practically driven with studio and workshop teaching practice, we also provide the opportunity to examine the historical and cultural context of contemporary art and design disciplines and understand their value in helping to meet the creative and intellectual demands and challenges of this exciting subject area.

Course Modules

Year 1: Typography stage 1; digital interaction and communication; visual studies; packaging and branding; practical illustration; ideas development. Year 2: Typography stage 2; research and referencing; advanced digital communication; portfolio development; professional design practice; digital narrative. Year 3: Ideas and perspectives; experimental communications; digital portfolio; concept development; major project; design portfolio.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,350  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time Day
BA (Hons) £6,650  Academic year. First year overseas fees
5 years
Part Time Day
BA (Hons) £6,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 112
  • Portfolio
  • IELTS 5.5
  • Work experience
  • International Baccalaureate
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • BTEC National Award
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR Certificate for IT Professionals
  • OCR L3 Certificate in Mathematics for Engineers
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • OCR Diploma for IT Professionals
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Award
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Specialist Diploma