Graphic & Digital Design can be seen by, and influence, a global audience. A career in Graphic & Digital Design is perfect for those who wish to harness the power of visual media.

Understand a new visual language and expect to engage in design solutions to publicise, promote, persuade, inform and entertain.

Graphic designers produce visual solutions to the communication needs of clients, using a mix of creative skills and commercial awareness. Designers need to be creative and imaginative, be problem solvers and practical, be skilled with computers, have excellent communication skills and be innovative and freethinking.

Progression

Opportunities are excellent. You could move into related fields such as:

  • marketing
  • graphics
  • illustration
  • 3-dimensional design
  • art direction
  • visual effects for television
  • website design
  • multimedia
  • animation

(Image for World Animal Protection UK by Alice Oatley - former Isle of Wight College Higher Education student)

World Animal Protection UK by Alice Oatley