University of Portsmouth
This course allows students to extend understanding and skills related to designed visual communication and professionalise approach to graphic design, whether practical or theoretical in terms of engagement; students identify and explore an in-depth, research-driven project through a range of possible design methodologies including: typography; information design; publication design; digital-based media; historical, contemporary and theoretical contextual discourses constitute an essential role within the development of the work, alongside challenging conventional attitudes towards design; learners are encouraged to firmly ground developments within a professional context by testing and applying work in 'real world' situations and scenarios, creating links with industry and the professional design community; this also opens future possibilities for employment and entrepreneurship on graduating from the course.
MA: A minimum of a second-class honours degree in graphic design or a related subject, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications. An interview or online portfolio submission may be required as part of the selection process. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0. MA: A good honours degree in graphic design or a related subject, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications. An interview or online portfolio submission will be required as part of the selection process. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.
Modules include: A question of research; contextual report; proposal; resolution.
Teaching and Assessment: You will receive guidance and supervision throughout the programme that encourages independent learning. There will be regular contact teaching time but we also aim for you to engage in the wider studio culture that develops within the subject area alongside the undergraduate students in graphic design. How are you assessed? You will be assessed after the submission of your work for each unit. We also present structured feedback to ensure your research is on the right track.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||13,200 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||6,500 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||1 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2018||4,400 per Year 1 (International)||2 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2018||2,170 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||2 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||13,900 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||7,500 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||1 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2019||2,500 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||2 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2019||4,630 per Year 1 (International)||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||PO1 2UP||South East|
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