Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This course encourages the exploration and understanding of the methods and processes at work in contemporary visual communication, and will further develop your personal practice and approach to graphic design. It focuses on individual research and inquiry and helps you to develop your understanding of the significance of the wider cultural role of the visual designer. In addition, you will be introduced to disciplinary and interdisciplinary models of thinking that will underpin your own focused study on the course.

Course Modules

Modules include: Visual grammar, literacy and intelligence; designing research; visual storytelling; creative futures.

Start Date:

09/2018

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MA £7,200 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA £14,500 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA £3,960 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA £7,975 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Applicants should have a good BA (Hons) degree or equivalent qualification in graphic design or a related subject, such as moving image, graphic communication, illustration, 3D design, advertising, photography, packaging, computer-related design, architecture or fine art. We also welcome applicants with relevant experience, which demonstrates the necessary skills and intellectual achievement needed to undertake the course. You must submit a portfolio. We will invite all shortlisted candidates to an interview. All non-UK applicants must meet our English language requirement, which is Academic IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no element below 5.5.