University of Reading
* The global reference programme in the field * First university-based programme in this subject * Highly international student body, with a wide range of backgrounds * Programme combines practical and academic elements into a signature model for design education * Design and research areas are global in perspective, with a wide variety of typographic scripts covered **Typography and Graphic Communication at Reading** Our Department has an international reputation for its teaching and research. It has been a leader in defining and shaping our field, with pioneering contributions in the integration of research into design teaching, the use of archives in developing understanding and guiding design decisions, and the consolidation of history, theory and practice in typographic education. Our unique programmes enable you to develop excellent skills in design practice, enquiry and discourse. You will benefit from teaching that draws on academic and professional expertise from a wide range of staff and visiting contributors. Our small programme groups allow you to engage with other postgraduates and researchers, in a supportive and collegiate environment. You will benefit from our links with design institutions all over the world. These include the Rare Book School in Lyon, the Information Design Association, International Institute for Information Design, Sign Design Society, Printing Historical Society, Monotype Imaging, The Newberry Library, Victoria & Albert Museum and St Bride Library. We also house a large number of outstanding typography and graphic communication collections. Our programmes are superb preparation for careers in practice, and ideal for those considering MPhil or PhD study.
* Typeface design: core seminars * Typeface Design: reflective practice * Dissertation
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 15,650 per (Whole course)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 7,360 per (Whole course)||12 Months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2018||-||24 Months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Reading||RG6 6UR||South East|
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