This course encourages creativity and an understanding of the practical realities of professional design practice. You will be given the opportunity to carry out ‘live work’ for private and public sector clients, combining traditional and contemporary methods. The course is offered on an intensive part-time basis with 14 hours of in-college learning delivered in two days each week, with approximately 448 hours of student contact per year. You will also be required to complete up to 8 hours of home study each week. To progress to second year, you must pass all year one modules.
The course also avails of the SRC's Design Centre that enriches student experience working with established design agency's.
Applicants must have:
- Obtained a Level 3 or equivalent qualification equating to 48 UCAS points
- Submission of portfolio
- GCSE Maths grade C or Essential Skills L2
- GCSE English Language grade C or Essential Skills L2
- Interview required.
Professional Development *
Contextual Studies *
Individual Project *
Techniques and Processes in Design *
Materials and Structures
Communication In Art and Design
Materials and Structures
Applied Practice *
Branding and Identity
Professional Practice *
Key * Represents mandatory core modules.
2 days per week for two years (intensive)
ACCREDITED BYThis course is accredited by Pearson.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
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You are also required to travel to galleries and other places of interest in relation to your study. Field trips to Belfast and other local venues may cost approximately £40 per year.
On successful completion of this course you may progress to employment opportunities in the photographic and design industries or progress to the BA (Hons) in Creative Imaging at Banbridge Campus. Alternatively, students may progress to courses at other higher education institutions
HOW TO APPLY
All full-time & part-time courses starting in September 2020 are open for applications. Please click on the Apply Now button (top right in the blue box) to begin your application
If you require any assistance with your application you can call us on 0300 123 1223.
IMPORTANT COURSE & DELIVERY STATEMENT
In light of the continuing Covid-19 situation, Southern Regional College may have to amend the delivery methods for a number of courses for the new academic year, or should the need arise effect a temporary College closure. This may also lead to restrictions when accessing student services. Please be assured that the safety of our students is paramount and as such we will be implementing a range of measures in line with government advice and protocols. We will make all appropriate and reasonable adjustments to maintain the ongoing quality of teaching and learning and our support services.
In accordance with the Consumer Rights Act 2015, you will be notified of any such changes, the reasons for the changes and any options available to you to avoid such changes having an adverse impact on your future career. All higher education students and applicants should refer to the Consumer Protection page.
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