University of the West of England
BA (Hons) Graphic Design, University of the West of England.
This course will enable you to explore the changing concept of graphic design and the role of the graphic designer in society and the professional world. In its many forms, graphic design makes an increasing contribution to the cultural and economic life of contemporary society. It exists in the public domain, is an indicator of current cultural thinking and is a catalyst for social, cultural and political change. The programme encourages you to understand the value of traditional subject disciplines alongside new technologies. Emphasis is placed on content gathering and authorship. Social awareness is encouraged through participation and cross-disciplinary practice.