16 July 2022
Graphic and Digital Design
Are you interested in gaining an understanding of graphic and digital design techniques? Do you want to develop your skills in graphic and design technology? This module introduces core graphic and digital design concepts and principles. It also introduces the skills and technology required for professional practice. This is a highly practical module which includes a mix of research, theory and project work. Activities will include visual exploration techniques and strategies via a series of intensive collaboration workshops, seminars and presentations. Fundamental theories and practice include design principles, design contexts and project brief. You’ll also explore the applications integrated into creative communication design solutions. You’ll study design techniques such as typography, iconography, composition, and image-making. You’ll use the knowledge and skills gained to produce different creative artwork. You’ll apply your artwork in various media that spans both print and digital production methods.
Module subject to final approval.
Please note, the Leeds International Summer School runs for four weeks (2 - 30 July 2022). You can choose to study with us for two weeks or for the full four-week programme. Each module lasts two weeks so you study one module if you choose to attend for two weeks and two modules if you choose to attend for four weeks.
The module is worth 10 Leeds credits = 5 ECTS. You can transfer the credits earned back to your home degree subject to approval.
GBP 1820: Leeds International Summer School (LISS) is an all-inclusive programme. Included in the programme fee is tuition, accommodation, breakfast and lunch, Monday to Friday, module field trips, weekend excursions, social programme and The Edge sports centre membership. The cost of flights, insurance and visa is not included.
If you have a GPA of 3.2 or above (or equivalent) you're eligible to apply for a Merit scholarship worth up to £500. We are also looking for LISS Champions to receive a scholarship of £1000 while sharing their experiences of LISS via different platforms.