501–600 th
World University Rankings 2020
101–150 th
Young University Rankings 2019
126-150 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
8 Portland Villas, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom

Graphic Design with Typography - University of Plymouth

Develop innovative ideas in response to design briefs, and creatively solve design problems using words and typography. With employers placing great emphasis on graduates having typographic knowledge, you’ll stand out in the job market. Good graphic design relies on the relationship between type and imagery... this course will teach you mastery of both. You’ll develop your knowledge and develop yourself by taking advantage of a learning environment that includes open plan studios with a 360 degree views of a thriving city centre, the Devon coastline and Dartmoor National Park. You’ll also be prepared for a dream career, with our graduates finding creative fulfilment working for companies such as Leo Burnett, Future Publishing and IBM. • In your final year you can choose a specialism to match your interests and career goals with options that relate directly to the design industry. Choose from Identity and Branding, Editorial and Publishing or Information Design. • Special features: • • Have direct contact with visiting speakers from prestigious studios such as Snask, Hey Studio and Dalton Maag. • • Present your work to practicing graphic designers during our ‘Industrial Liaison Day’. • • Enjoy small, personalised teaching groups, with tutors who know your name and your work. • • Explore our diverse resources, including printmaking and photographic studios, cutting-edge Mac workstations, Fab Labs and a unique letterpress workshop. • • Join our student-run Design Society and take part in visits, exhibitions and socials!