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Visual Communications Graphic Design - HND

Course Code(s):  AGH
QQI Award Code: 
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Ballyfermot College of Further Education

Ballyfermot College of Further Education


 
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Course overview

Course Code AGH
QQI Award Code
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

The Higher National Diploma in Graphic Design at Ballyfermot College of Further Education is an intense, rigorous and professional programme, which aims to mould learners into confident and skilled graphic design practitioners. This Higher National Diploma has been running with great success for nearly thirteen years and has developed an outstanding reputation for both the quality of the programme and its graduates.

The course has been designed to give learners a unique and professional portfolio of work, coupled with the technical and creative skills to go straight into industry or apply for advanced entry to either 2nd or 3rd year of an honours degree programme in Ireland or the United Kingdom.

What will you Study?

Vector Applications in Graphic Design
Ideas Generation and Development in Art and Design
Contextual and Cultural Referencing in Art and Design
Typographic Skills
Editorial Design
Personal Style in Graphic Design
Digital Image Manipulation Applications
Photographic Techniques
Corporate Identity in Graphic Design
Computer Applications in Graphic Design
Motion and Interactive Graphics
Advanced Typographic Design
Art Direction for Advertising
Techniques and Processes in Specialist Visual Communication
Packaging in Graphic Design
Critical Study in Art and Design
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

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