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The award
BA (Hons)

How long you will study
3 Years

Domestic course fees
EUR 11500 per year

How you will study

Course starts
September, January

International course fees
EUR 11500 per year

All study options

About Graphic Design & Media at Marbella Design Academy

Study Graphic Design & Media in English at Marbella Design Academy in sunny Spain and be awarded a Bachelor of Arts with Honours degree by the University of Bedfordshire, UK.

Fee per academic year: 11.500Euros, Starts twice per year, in September and in January.

This three-year BA (Hons) validated programme in Graphic Design & Media is developed, delivered and assessed by Marbella Design Academy and validated by the University of Bedfordshire, UK.

When awarded your undergraduate BA (Hons) degree by the University of Bedfordshire, you can then apply for a Master's degree at any university of your choice.

Marbella Design Academy's three year BA (Hons) validated programme in Graphic Design & Design offers you the chance to explore graphic design through a variety of traditional and digital media. The curriculum is based around holistic project-based teaching that emphasises an approach of design practice informed by research and analysis. Develop skills in design software, advertising, packaging, photography, drawing, printing and audiovisual communication.

Graphic Design is one of the most far-reaching of creative design disciplines. This innovative validated programme supplies you with all the skills you need to succeed in your future career as a professional Graphic Designer.

Graphic Designers create a visual representation of ideas and messages using type, symbols, layout and images. More than ever within this lively and competitive sector of the design industry, design professionals require the skills to communicate messages in increasingly imaginative ways.

There is an emphasis on breadth of style and medium throughout this programme. You will explore many processes during the programme, including typography, editorial design, design for brands, photography, three-dimensional design, image-making, design for web, design for mobile devices and book design.

This programme will empower you with creative problem-solving skills and technical knowledge that will enable you to work and contribute within the dynamic and continuously developing world of Graphic Design and visual communication. You will graduate from Marbella Design Academy equipped to go into a professional world able to think, communicate, collaborate, generate creative responses and solve any brief given to you.

Graphic Design graduates from Marbella Design Academy can look forward to pursuing careers in corporate identity and branding, design for editorial and print, book design, advertising, packaging and point of purchase design or set up their own businesses.

Graphic Design is an ever-evolving field, as multifaceted as it is in demand.

Graphic Designers are required for a diverse variety of products and activities; websites, advertising, books, magazines, posters, computer games, product packaging, exhibitions and displays, corporate communications and corporate identity.

As a Graphic Designer, you will create systems, solve problems and communicate ideas in order to direct, inform, entertain and challenge. The core skills of a Graphic Designer are rooted in communication, narrative, typography and an understanding of markets, people, stakeholders and intentions. Graphic Design work has an important impact on economic, political, social, cultural and the personal life of all of us.

Through the programme, you will progress from graphic experimentation into customised specialised interests, concluding in your final portfolio.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBA (Hons)How you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study3 years
    Course startsSeptember, JanuaryDomestic course feesEUR 11500 per yearInternational course feesEUR 11500 per year

Notes about fees for this course

  • 500 euros: Registration Fee - to be paid first year only.
  • 11.500 euros: Tuition Fee per academic year. 

Entry requirements

  • Students who possess a high school diploma or similar level of education can enter the 3-year Higher Education - Bachelor of Arts with Honours Validated programmes at Marbella Design Academy.
  • Students have to provide evidence of English language proficiency at level 6 IELTS. 
  • Students have to have a minimum 17 years of age to enter the 1st year of the 3 years Higher Education programmes.

All international equivalent qualifications will be assessed and guidance will be taken from the National Academic Recognition Information Centre (NARIC).

  • For applicants who do not fulfil the academic Entrance Requirements, we will require them to complete our Intensive Foundation Course - Entrance Exam.

Don't meet the entry requirements?

Consider a Foundation or Pathway course at Marbella Design Academy to prepare for your chosen course:

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