Communication in the 21st Century takes many diverse and innovative forms. If you have the drive, ability and commitment to be at the vanguard of future developments, then our awards in Communication Design are for you. The University of South Wales offers courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Design, Advertising and Communication plays an integral part in our lives. From bus tickets to billboards, we are unknowingly subject to the carefully crafted creativity of those who work in the world of design. With the option to explore the graphic communication of contemporary branding, publication and interactive/mobile design to the photography that illustrates and documents our world, there is definitely something for you at USW.
Our range of specialised and broad based degrees give you the opportunity to choose the course that is right for you. Our award schemes share a common approach of high creativity, intensive skill acquisition and theoretical debate underpinned by industry-accredited tuition in the latest software and hardware, and core values of ethical and social responsibility.
“Live” briefs with real clients are a feature of every year of your study. All our staff maintain scholarly, professional and research interests, and these are enhanced by regular sessions with visiting lecturers from local,national and international design and media companies.
Careers in Design
Using the opportunity to showcase your design skills through a wide range of mediums including magazines, on-screen, mobile devices applications, interactive kiosks and fundraising events for national charities, will equip you with the expertise needed in the ever evolving market place.
Career opportunities in Design are available in a wide range of forms. You will have gained a number of transferable skills of interest to employers, most notably your ability to think creatively and come up with fresh ideas.
A Design degree equips graduates with visual communication and management skills to enable them to develop their careers in roles such as design consultant, art director or project manager in any of the creative industries. Design graduates are of interest to organisations operating in the advertising, multimedia, media and broadcasting and publishing and promotional industries.
BA (Hons) Advertising Design
”During my final year studying Advertising Design at University of South Wales I had some amazing experiences and met some truly inspiring people. ”