This industry-focused Illustration BA degree will help you develop your creativity and hone the skills you need as an illustrator. The fundamental skills of illustration are taught alongside strategic thinking and practice for a variety of mediums. You’ll also benefit from studio-based learning, industry partnerships and be encouraged to publish your work throughout your studies. We'll help you develop your skills in a wide range of mediums, from drawing, printmaking and letterpress-printing to digital and analogue photography, digital animation, bookbinding, 3D making, Riso printing and digital and physical publishing. Whether you're creating a zine, a sequential narrative for a start-up or a short film for digital publishing, this course is about telling stories and connecting with a variety of audiences. Throughout the course, you’ll explore the relationship between theory, practice and research. With a focus on thinking and making, we can provide excellent links to the industry and anticipate new developments in the field while also maintaining a respect for tradition.