What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 104 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers50%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£8,900
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
Increasingly in todayâ??s world of multimedia communication and publishing, illustrators and designers work with overlapping interests and on common projects. Joint honours Graphic Design & Multimedia and Illustration is therefore full of possibility: many aspects of these disciplines are complementary and studying them in combination could lead to an innovative, interdisciplinary final year project. Both subject areas place emphasis on drawing as a tool for thinking and visualisation and both nurture your creative development alongside development of craft, digital and â??transferableâ?? skills that are applicable to a very wide range of graduate career and employment options.
Graphic Design and Multimedia Year 1: Design: skills and theory; graphics: creative digital typography and imaging. Optional modules: Origins and functions; video production project; multimedia in context; concept visualisation; image making; improving english and academic style in academic writing. Year 2: Concept generation, research and preproduction; graphic design for internet and multimedia; graphic design for print. Optional modules: 2d animation; creating sound for the moving image; digital photography; motion graphics and design for television and cinema; graphic design: publication; graphic design: information design; childrenâ??s book design; graphic design for internet and multimedia: planning; graphic design for internet and multimedia: production; narrative illustration; editorial and advertising illustration. Year 3: Professional practice; pressure projects. Optional modules: Documentary photography; green design; major project; live brief; industry collaboration; authorial practice. Illustration Modules include: Drawing for animators and illustrators; image and text; concept generation, research and pre-production; visual statement; illustration forms and genres; location drawing and reportage; final research project; professional practice; contemporary practice; authorial practice. Optional modules: Origins and function; character and characterisation; illustration and printmaking; design: skills and theory; graphics: typography; graphics: creative digital production; illustration: origins and function; 2d animation; stop motion; graphic design: publication; childrenâ??s book design; sequential illustration; negotiated project.
As the only higher education institution in Herefordshire and Worcestershire, we have a strong role to play in the region, delivering degree programmes to nearly 10, 000 students. Our campuses are all within walking distance of each other and close to the city centre. Worcester has undergone significant growth over the last few years, doubling our student numbers.
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What do the numbers say for
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UK / Non-UK
Male / Female
Full-time / Part-time
Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Most popular subjects students studied before attending
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Art and Design
What are graduates doing after six months?
Here’s what students are up after they graduate from studying this subject here. We’ve analysed the employment rate and salary figures so you can see at a glance whether they’re high, typical or low compared to graduates in this subject from other universities. Remember the numbers are only measured only six months after graduation and can be affected by the economic climate - the outlook may be different when you leave uni. What do graduate employment figures really tell you?