This course explores all aspects of the illustration industry and emphasis is placed on personal and professional development, communication skills and entrepreneurial skills, ensuring you are well equipped to enter a diverse and rapidly changing industry.
Explore the techniques of illustration, through both traditional and digital media, with an emphasis on drawing, storytelling and conceptual thinking. Emphasis is placed on creative writing, storytelling and narrative imagery for graphic novels and children’s publishing.
BA (Hons) Illustration, Graphic Novels and Children’s Publishing W222
BA (Hons) Illustration, Graphic Novels and Children’s Publishing
(4 years including foundation year) WP24
MDes Illustration, Graphic Novels & Children’s Publishing 4T62
BA (Hons) Design: Graphic Design and Multimedia
240 UCAS Tariff points at GCE A Level or equivalent
Relevant talent and experience will also be considered. Appropriate AS-Level and Level 3 Key Skills qualifications will also be taken into account. These entry requirements given are for guidance and re!ect the general level of applicants to whom o"ers are made. All candidates will be interviewed and asked to display a portfolio of their work.
The BA (Hons) Design programmes that include a foundation year welcome applications from anyone who can demonstrate a commitment to the subject and the potential to complete their chosen programme successfully. This can be established by showing appropriate academic achievements or by demonstrating that they possess the knowledge and ability equivalent to the academic qualifications. Candidates may be interviewed and asked to display a portfolio of their work. Experience may also be taken into consideration depending on the extent and depth of such subject knowledge.
Students from overseas, or who are unable to attend an interview, are asked to send their portfolio of work digitally for consideration. An admissions tutor considers each application individually. Different formal qualifications are considered, including Scottish Higher, Irish Leaving Certificate, the Welsh Baccalaureate, the International Baccalaureate, Access courses, BTEC, VCE, GNVQ, A and AS levels as well as other overseas qualifications
MDes Graphic Design and Multimedia
Entry to the programme normally requires the applicant to be in possession of 280 UCAS points at A-level or equivalent and should include A-level Art & Design or equivalent.
If you are an international student please visit the countries page and select your country to see the relevant academic and English language entry requirements.