Graphic design is about communicating to inform, educate, entertain, and persuade.
Experimentation and discovery are important values on this course. There’s no ‘right answer’ and you’ll be supported to find your own path as you learn more skills.
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Watch Senior Lecturer, Alice Stevens, sharing her thoughts on how Graphic Design is changing the world.
What students are doing
Looking to find out more about what goes on on the course? You can browse our gallery of student work and take a look at some of the projects that current students have been working on.
Each year, our students engage with many competition briefs and achieve impressive results. You can read more about this here. They have also won prestigious and high profile awards, such as:
- One New Blood ‘One to watch’ Motion Graphics ‘Live’ Award
- One winner and seven shortlisted for RSA Royal Society of the Arts Student Design Awards
- Gold, Silver and Bronze winners and a highly commended at Creative Conscience
- One ISTD accreditation
- Colet Porter Bell/Shine Award Winner
- Bronze and three shortlisted for Dragon Rouge/Student Award
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Staff on the course
Our team are specialists in disciplines that span the industry. You can read more about their experience by browsing their staff profiles below.
Course Leader BA (Hons) Graphic Design
MA Graphic Design (RCA) School of Communication Royal College of Art
Marion gained her MA in Graphic Design at The Royal College of Art and BA(Hons) in Graphic Design at Middlesex University, PGCert Bournemouth University. Fellow of the RSA (Royal Society of the Arts) and HEA (Higher Education Academy). As Course Leader and lead tutor for final year undergraduates Marion has established a consistent successful track record for guiding students on ‘live’ projects and to prestigious international competition wins. (2019) BA(Hons) One winner of...Full profile
What Graduates are doing
Our graduates go on to play an active role in a wide range of communications businesses from design consultancies to media companies, publishers to packaging. And many set up their own companies. You can find out more about our alumni by browsing their profiles below.
Your Interview and Portfolio
If you meet our entry requirements, we’ll invite you for an interview and we ask you to bring your portfolio with you. We’re looking for a passion for graphic design and an ability to articulate your work, be open minded about graphic design, and an understanding of the background behind graphic design. You can download our portfolio guidelines for BA (Hons) Graphic Design to help you prepare.
Studying at AUB
- Read more about learning and teaching at AUB and when you will receive your timetable here
- Find out about accommodation
- Read about managing your money as a student and find out more about any course costs
- Read our Admissions Policy
Our Careers and Employability Service is dedicated to supporting you in turning your creativity into a great career. You can read more about this here.