Art and Design (Graphic Design)
Key Course Facts
The HNC in Art & Design (Graphic Design) at Morley College Chelsea Centre for the Creative Industries is designed to provide students with a broad ranging experience of this ever-evolving subject area.
The course is aimed at those who wish to work as professional graphic designers. This industry has exhibited growth over the past 5 years, especially in areas such as digital advertising, website design and digital design services. This course will help you to develop and extend your creative practice as a designer by providing you with a wide range of experiences such as working with clients, exhibiting your work, engaging with industry focused projects and competitions.
You will study graphics related techniques, contextual studies, typography, packaging and printmaking during the course. You will work towards an end of year exhibition at our Chelsea centre during year one. You will be supported via tutorials and regular contact with the course team.
BTEC Higher Nationals in Art and Design were developed to enable students to progress to employment or progress to a final year at university . The qualifications were designed in collaboration with higher education institutions and industry partners from the creative sector.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Minimum Required UCAS Tariff
48 UCAS points equivalent: - Access to Higher Education Diploma - A levels - BTEC at level 3 With GCSE English grade 4 or C minimum. Desirable GCSE Maths.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||5||Students and prospective students require a minimum level of 5.5 IELTS (or equivalent) with no score lower than a 5 in listening and speaking and no score lower than a 5.5 in reading and writing.|
|PTE Academic||42||Pearson Test of English Academic|
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Art and Design (Graphic Design), HNC, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
Tuition Fees Art and Design (Graphic Design) HNC
|England UK||£6165||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£6165||year 1|
Additional fee information
Average student cost of living in London
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
How to apply
January 1, 2024
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Possible Entry Points:
- year 1 (Default entry point)
About Morley College
Morley College is an education centre that focuses on delivering mainly further education and adult education courses, and works from three main campus locations throughout London, England. The London districts where Morley College has campuses include Waterloo, North Kensington, and Chelsea.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Graphic Design HND||West Herts College||85%||0%||20%||£6165||£6165||-||Watford||On campus Full-time|
|Graphic Design HND||University Centre at Salford City College||53%||-||35%||£7500||-||59||Salford||On campus Full-time|
|Graphic Design HND||North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College||85%||25%||35%||£5950||-||-||Nuneaton||On campus Full-time|
|Art and Design (Graphic Design) HND||Canterbury College||-||10%||25%||£6000||-||-||Canterbury||On campus Full-time|
|Art and Design: Graphic Design HND||Gloucestershire College||-||-||20%||£5700||£9000||-||Gloucester||On campus Full-time|
|Graphic Design with Photography HND||WCG -Warwickshire College Group||-||-||-||£7975||£8950||-||Leamington Spa||On campus Full-time|
|Graphic Design HND||Southport College||-||-||10%||£6165||-||-||Southport||On campus Full-time|
|Art and Design (Graphic Design) HNC||Nottingham College||-||-||10%||£8250||-||-||Nottingham||On campus Full-time|
|Art and Design (Graphic Design) (Tattoo) - HND HND||South Thames College||-||-||10%||£5100||-||-||London||On campus Full-time|
|Graphic Design HNC||The Bournemouth and Poole College||-||-||10%||£6750||-||-||Poole||On campus Full-time|