Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Graphic Design

This course is about the research, development and production of creative, original and effective graphic design solutions that function across a range of print and digital media. At the start of the course you will work on short projects which are aimed at challenging conventions. You will then focus on a subject of your choice through the research, development and production of a single, in-depth project. You will also develop a professional journal which explores current thought and practice.

Entry requirements

You will need a good Honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent in a relevant discipline, or relevant experience and examples of your work. If your 1st language is not English then you will need IELTS 6.5 with minimum of 5.5 in each component.

Course modules

Creative research and development; creative development and testing; advanced art and design research; design for production and media.

Assessment methods

Assessment is 100% by coursework and involves Project Proposal, set project research and development, Professional Journal, practical work, verbal and visual presentations, the planning and design of a display of your work.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,100 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Nottingham NG1 4BU East Midlands

Key information

Telephone number: 
0115 8484200