Kingston University: Communication Design (Illustration) (MA)

InstitutionKingston University View institution profile
Department Design School
Web http://www.kingston.ac.uk/postgraduate
Email admissionsops@kingston.ac.uk
Telephone 0844 855 2177
Study type Taught

Summary

This course encourages the exploration and understanding of the methods and processes at work in contemporary visual communication. It will further develop your personal practice and approach to the making of images. The course also provides a focus on individual research and inquiry and helps you to understand the significance of the wider cultural role of the visual designer and illustrator. In addition, it will introduce disciplinary and interdisciplinary models of thinking that will underpin your own focused study on the course.

Sponsorship info

AHRB Studentships.

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Qualification MA
Level RQF Level 7
Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good BA(Hons) degree or equivalent qualification in illustration or animation or a related subject, such as fine art, graphic design, photography, printmaking, fashion or textiles. A portfolio of work, must accompany your application. 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.

Assessment

Project work: visual research, written project report/summary, exhibition, and final major project.

Modules

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

Location Knights Park
Grange Road
Kingston upon Thames
KT1 2QJ

Fees

EU 7200 GBP for Year 1
England 7200 GBP for Year 1
Northern Ireland 7200 GBP for Year 1
Scotland 7200 GBP for Year 1
Wales 7200 GBP for Year 1
International 14500 GBP for Year 1

Kingston University

 

Overview
A vibrant, modern and supportive University based across four campuses, Kingston offers a wide range of postgraduate taught and research degrees. We offer people from all backgrounds and countries (140 at the last count) the opportunity to make a difference – not only to their own lives, but also to the world around them.

You’ll earn a postgraduate degree with a difference via five specialist faculties and 118 years of teaching excellence.  We will help you to achieve your career goals by putting your academic knowledge into practice, gaining the problem-solving skills and flexibility you need to ...

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