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Faculty Website: Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
Department: Department of Graphic Design
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: BA Honours in Graphic Design
Programme Code: H8DE1Q
Medium of Facilitation: part-time, Full-Time
NQF Level: 8
NQF Credits: 120
The Bachelor of Arts Honours in Design prepares students for research-based postgraduate study and entry into a design career by enabling them to produce creative solutions to complex problems within a specialist area of design, and to conduct and report research under supervision.
Honours Graduates work in branding, advertising, publication, packaging, social media, as digital artists, information designers, user interface designers, inhouse graphic designers for large companies, animators, illustrators, content creators, become freelancers and start their own businesses. Honours graduates can also continue to a Masters degree to pursue an academic career.
An appropriate Bachelors Degree with a recommended minimum of 60% for all final year modules.
In addition to the minimum admission requirements as outlined above, prospective students may be required to present a portfolio of their own work to an interview panel.