Glasgow Caledonian University Digital Design

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Glasgow Caledonian University Digital Design

BSc/BSc (Hons) Digital Design (Graphics)

Through studio-based projects you will realise your design goals using industry-standard software from the latest Adobe Creative Suite and you will gain the skills needed to create professional designs for digital solutions including websites, motion graphics and mobile applications. You will learn how to apply techniques and skills in user experience and user interface design to create functional and aesthetically pleasing graphics for digital products.

Throughout the programme we partner with industry experts who help deliver module content and real world or simulated design briefs ensuring that relevant and current material is covered and you are well prepared for employment.

Course Details

BSc/BSc (Hons)
2 Years
Start Date
September 2017
Full Time
Subject Area
Computing, Creative and Design
GCU Glasgow


Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university. A guide to fees at GCU.

Additional Costs

Minimum Entry Requirements

All entry requirements listed here should be used as a guide and represent the minimum required to be considered for entry. Applicants who are made a conditional offer of a place may be asked to achieve more than is stated.
Year 3 Entry Requirements

HND with A in graded unit 2 and B in graded unit 1 in one of the following:

  • HND Graphic Design
  • HND Digital Media
  • HND Visual Communication
  • HND Graphic Design for Print and New Media: Visual Communication

Applicants will be required to submit a digital portfolio.

Portfolio submission
All applicants will be expected to submit a digital portfolio to gauge creative potential, motivation and suitability for the programme. Portfolios may be shortlisted to allow for an interview stage from a smaller pool of applications.

Programme content and structure

Download the Programme Specification for a detailed breakdown of its structure, what you will learn and other useful information.

Download course content here. (PDF document)