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Clearing 2020: degrees at City College Norwich

Address City College Norwich, Ipswich Road, Norwich, NR2 2LJ

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Graphic Design Diploma Level 3

  • 3

    Level 3

  • Duration
    1 year

  • Start Date
    September 2020

  • Venue
    Ipswich Road

  • Course Code

Start Date

  • September 2020, Full Time


This course is hands on and practical with elements of digital art and design, however the main focus is on hand drawing, illustration and typographic design, form and composition. The course is designed to ensure you work to best practices which means you will work with a range of local and national companies to produce content. This client focused approach helps you develop the creative problem solving and collaborative working skills that are highly valued by employers.

Why our college?

Industry standard facilities

At our college you will have access to industry-standard facilities and get to use top of the range equipment. On our campus you’ll find media suites, TV studios, design labs, workshops, hair & beauty salons, working kitchens and a live theatre.

Gain real experiences of work

All of our courses will provide you with outstanding experiences of work and prepare you for your future career. You will work with real employers and customers and build connections.

A unique student experience

This is what really sets us apart. At our college you will experience the freedom to be yourself. Being part of an active Students’ Union, having opportunities to travel and enjoying live entertainment are just a few of the amazing opportunities available to you.

Entry Requirements

A minimum of four GCSEs at grade C/4 and/or a relevant Level 2 qualification at Merit or Distinction, as well as a recent varied portfolio of work to be presented at interview.


You can progress onto university level courses or an apprenticeship.

Career Progression

You can work in a range of roles within the creative industries, such as advertising, graphic design, web, social media, communications and PR.


If you are a UK or home fee status student and aged 16-18 on the 31st August before the start of your course, tuition fees are free. If you are aged 19 and over please contact the Advice Shop In addition to this there will be costs for Uniform of steel toe capped boots, trousers and logo shirt. Approximate costs £40 Please check our Finance pages for information on financial support, fee information and student travel offers that are available. Alternatively, please contact the Advice Shop.