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Design - Illustration 

Manchester Metropolitan University

Master On Campus
12 months
Duration
2750 GBP/module
1542 GBP/module
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Tuition fee
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About

The Design - Illustration programme at Manchester Metropolitan University is part of an innovative design network — a community of staff and students exploring design ideas in a discursive, cross-disciplinary studio environment. Critically informed practical designers, the group works experimentally, inspired by new insights and possibilities.

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Overview

Illustrators work within many disciplines, are able to visualise, elucidate and extend the meaning of a given field of knowledge or information and communicate ideas and narratives to specific audiences.

The contemporary practice of illustration is multidisciplinary, incorporating drawing, printmaking, traditional and digital media, model making, performance and collaborative, interactive practices. 

Career

We cultivate highly motivated, independent and creative thinkers who can transfer their skills into the creative marketplace, as entrepreneurial innovators, freelance practitioners and innovative team players. Past graduates of this Design - Illustration  programme at Manchester Metropolitan University  predominantly achieve graduate-level positions or practise as sole traders, design studio artists, exhibiting artists, museum curators, archivists, researchers, academics, community practitioners, specialist technicians and filmmakers at national and international levels.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design Practice 1: Intention Method Synthesis
  • Design Practice 2 (Illustration)
  • Professional Platforms
  • Commercial Aspects of Design
  • Contested Territories
  • Digital Futures
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Images and Archives
  • Making Our Futures - Ecological Arts and Sustainable Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
89
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will have a minimum 2.2 undergraduate UK honours degree or international equivalent or a degree-equivalent postgraduate diploma or a professional qualification.
  • Alternatively, you may be admitted if you can demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at honours degree standard. 
  • In addition you also need to submit a Digital Portfolio.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2750 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2750 GBP per module and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1542 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1542 GBP per module and a duration of 12 months.
  • per 30 credits per year.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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