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Graphic Design BA (A), Magazine Project, 7,5 Credits

General data

Code: GD054G
Subject/Main field: Grafisk design
Cycle: First cycle
Progression: (A)
Credits: 7.5
Progressive specialization: G1F - First cycle, has less than 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
Answerable department: Media and Communication Science
Answerable faculty: Faculty of Science, Technology and Media
Date of change: 11/3/2016
Version valid from: 7/1/2016

Entry requirements

Graphic Design BA (A), Graphic Design, 7,5 hp.

Selection rules and procedures

The selectionprocess is in accordance with the Higher Education Ordinance and the local order of admission.

Teaching form

The course consists of lectures, seminars, practical workshops and critiques.
Attendance is required at certain lectures and exercises, as well as all seminars and critiques.

Examination form

The exam consists of two parts: an individual written assignment based on the analysis of two magazine publications as well as a group based practical assignment in producing a magazine.
To pass the course, the student must satisfactorily complete the written assignment as well as the practical assignment. Additional instructions regarding examination are to be included in the course syllabus presented at the course start.

Grading criteria for the subject can be found at

Grading system

The grades A, B, C, D, E, Fx and F are given on the course. On this scale the grades A through E represent pass levels, whereas Fx and F represent fail levels.

Course reading

Required literature

Author: Caldwell Cath, Zappaterra Yolanda
Title: Editorial Design: Digital and Print
Edition: Senaste upplagan

Author: Drew de Soto
Title: Know Your Onions: Graphic Design: How to Think Like a Creative, Act Like a Businessman and Design Like a God
Edition: Senaste upplagan

Other information

The course is given in English with course literature in the same language.