11/08/2021

Categories: Graphic Design, Undergradute

Looking for a career path? Get a degree in Graphic Design

Study a graphic design degree at the University of Bolton, No.1 in the North West for the past three years in Student Satisfaction in the Complete University Guide and No.2 in Teaching Quality in the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020.

Results are finally in, and everyone is thinking about where they are going to university, or maybe asking if university is right for them. And you know what? It’s the perfect time. A lot of people may be talking about pandemics and lockdowns and recessions, but you have an amazing opportunity right now.

Because it’s all a bit crazy out there, there has never been a better time to study and enhance your knowledge and skill set. Work towards employment, which you’ll be ready for in a few years time, and skip all the drama and stress of a slow market that exists today. For postgraduates, it’s even a good time to think about going back to higher education and growing your skills and qualifications.

Why study Graphic Design?

A graphic design degree is a bedrock of the creative industries. Every time you’ve seen a beautiful or cleverly designed image, a graphic designer was behind it. Combining artistic flair with a high graphic design degree of technical ability in working with advanced softwares, talented graphic designers are highly sought out and well paid.

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Whether creating visual assets for marketing campaigns, designing elements for websites or conceptualising branding for companies, there’s a huge amount of interesting variation in the graphic design industry. From typography to photography, illustration and animation for visual communication, it’s always exciting.

The University of Bolton’s £10 million purpose-built facilities include extensive computer suites, featuring the latest design and graphics software, professional standard photographic studios, and fully equipped fine art workshops and studios, allowing you to enjoy your graphic design degree with industry experience.

So the Million Dollar question, why study at the University of Bolton?

Simple. Our students are some of the happiest in the country because at Bolton we are proud to put our students and their needs first. Not forgetting the incredible social scene in Greater Manchester and our brilliant student union, students love to learn at Bolton because we teach hands-on courses designed to build you a career that you’ll enjoy.

With flexible study plans, a high ratio of lecturers to students and a range of professionally accredited courses, Bolton students leave university prepared for real work in the real world.

Contact us now

Don’t waste another minute. Places can go fast, so if you think a graphic design degree at the University of Bolton could be the right for you, have a look at our range of course options right now, get in touch, and come and enjoy #UniAsItShouldBe. 

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Full-time
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48
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18 months
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Part-time
Mode of study
4.5 years
Duration
96
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University of Bolton

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Full-time
Mode of study
3 years
Duration
96
UCAS Points

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MA (Specialist Title) for Creative Industries
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Mode of study
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MA (Specialist Title) for Creative Industries: Extended
Full-time
Mode of study
18 months
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MA (Specialist Title) for Creative Industries
Part-time
Mode of study
24 months
Duration

University of Bolton

MA (Specialist Title) via Creative Practice
Part-time
Mode of study
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Duration

University of Bolton

MA /MSc Professional Practice (Specialism)
Part-time
Mode of study
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MA Applied and Community Arts (with Specialism)
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Mode of study
2 years
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MA Arts Management
Part-time
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