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MA Digital and Visual Communications (Design for Advertising)

MA Digital and Visual Communications (Design for Advertising)

Key information
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Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Advertising Communication Studies Two Dimensional Design (2d Design)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Why choose this course?

The MA Digital and Visual Communication offers study in a broad range of digital and visual communication theory and practice.

The Course attracts students from a wide range of disciplines and from all over the world, giving it a strong international flavour. The current cohort comes from as far afield as China, Nigeria, India, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Poland, Greece and Germany, as well as the UK.

The course gives you the opportunity to develop your creative design abilities but also equips you with marketing and branding skills and knowledge essential for a career in the competitive market place that is International Visual Communications.

Career Paths

Employment opportunities include:

  • Self-employment: Establishing yourself in your own business, or as a sole trader or freelance designer.
  • A career in design, practice and/or industry in the UK and internationally.
  • Advancement in current employment: education, public sector or the creative industries.
  • Why not read our Employability blog to discover what our graduates are up to now.

Different course options

Full time | City Campus | 12 months | 21-SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

21-SEP-20

Modules

This module will enable you to develop your interests in advanced studies in visual language, history, theory, criticism and methodology, design processes, and technology within Digital & Visual Communications (D&VC). You will develop a greater understanding of contemporary D&VC issues through specialized research and design and production skills. The module is predominantly self-directed and is intended to be the culmination of your prior learning and experiences gained through the PGDip D&VC (or equivalent). You will have the opportunity to present your work through the form of an exhibition and portfolio and/or a dissertation.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£6,400

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,350

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You should have a good Honours degree (2:1) or equivalent in a relevant subject. You are also encouraged to apply if you have significant professional experience in a relevant subject. If you have a 2:2 class honours degrees (or lower) in a relevant subject: you can be registered for a Postgraduate Diploma. Successful completion of the Postgraduate Diploma at a good Pass level, allows you to progress to the Masters Programme.

University information

The University of Wolverhampton prides itself on being a career-focused university, with extensive business links across a wide range of industries. It has a 98% employability rating for its postgraduate students and offers over 150 postgraduate qualifications. Located in the heart of England, Wolverhampton is within easy reach of the rest of the UK, less than 20 minutes to Birmingham with London, Manchester and Liverpool in easy reach on the...more

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