Last updated: February 9th, 2023

Graphic Communication

Graphic Communication

Teachers of Graphic Communication

  • Miss A Kitching (Curriculum Leader)

Reasons to Study Graphic Communication

Graphic Communication A Level is a highly creative course offering a hands-on practical experience every lesson. The course is 100% coursework. Graphics introduces you to a variety of experiences that explore a wide range of graphic media, processes and techniques of both traditional and digital art. This is a popular course for those who love Art and Design and have an interest in graphic methodology to solve problems with visual solutions.

This A Level develops a wide range of creative, analytical and problem-solving skills which are transferable at university and future careers. By the end of the course, you will have produced a professional portfolio of Graphic Design work, presentations and written analysis.

Our Vision for Graphic Communication

Students complete several projects that continue to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding in preparation for their personal investigation and externally set assignment. They will also be introduced to working with new materials and processes which will enhance and build their portfolio for progression onto higher education study.

Career Paths

This A level provides a broad qualification for a wide variety of careers. Some obvious ones include:

  • Advertising art director
  • Animator
  • Art worker
  • Architect
  • Brand identify designer
  • Concept artist
  • Creative Art director
  • Graphic designer
  • Illustrator
  • Logo designer
  • Photo Editing / Photoshop Artist
  • Printmaker
  • Production designer, theatre/television/film
  • VFX artist
  • Web designer

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