Completion Requirements

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

There are no specific examination regulations, assessment and grading methods employed by this Program. The examination regulations, assessment methods and grading system for this Program are the same as the relevant general university regulations.

Graduation Requirements

Students are eligible for graduation after successfully completing 240 ECTS credits in the courses listed in the Program Structure.
Furthermore, a student can graduate only if their CGPA is greater or equal to 5.00 out of 10.00. Graduating students with a CGPA less than 5.00 might have to take extra courses or repeat a number of courses in order to improve their grades.

Access to Further Studies

The graduates of the Program have access to graduate studies in disciplines related with the discipline of visual and graphic communication.

Contact Information

Demetris Kokkinolambos
Graphic and Advertising Design Program Coordinator
Associate Professor
Chair, Department of Applied Arts
Frederick University
Address: 7, Y. Frederickou Str.
Pallouriotisa, Nicosia 1036
Cyprus
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Semester breakdown

Course Structure Diagram


SEMESTER 1
CodeNameECTS
AART101INTRODUCTION TO STUDIO ART I5
AART103DRAWING I5
AART109PHOTOGRAPHY I5
AART111HISTORY OF ART I/ CULTURAL STUDIES I5
AART117COMPUTER ART I5
AGDS101GRAPHIC DESIGN I5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 2
CodeNameECTS
AART102INTRODUCTION TO STUDIO ART II5
AART104DRAWING II5
AART112HISTORY OF ART II/ CULTURAL STUDIES II5
AART118COMPUTER ART II5
AART119PHOTOGRAPHY II5
AGDS104GRAPHIC DESIGN II5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 3
CodeNameECTS
AART215HISTORY OF ART III/ CULTURAL STUDIES III5
AART227COMPUTER ART III5
AGDS204GRAPHIC AND ADVERTISING DESIGN I5
AGDS206GRAPHIC DESIGN III5
AGDS227IMAGE MAKING I5
ARTC201ACADEMIC WRITING AND COMMUNICATION5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 4
CodeNameECTS
AART225HISTORY OF ART IV/ CULTURAL STUDIES IV5
AART228COMPUTER ART IV5
AGDS205GRAPHIC AND ADVERTISING DESIGN II5
AGDS216GRAPHIC DESIGN IV5
AGDS228IMAGE MAKING II5
AGDS231MARKETING FOR GRAPHICS 5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 5
CodeNameECTS
AGDS301ADVANCED TYPOGRAPHY6
AGDS306PACKAGE DESIGN6
AGDS333DIGITAL PRODUCTION6
ART & DESIGN ELECTIVE6
ART & DESIGN ELECTIVE6
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 6
CodeNameECTS
AGDS304ADVANCED GRAPHIC AND ADVERTISING DESIGN6
AGDS322BRANDING6
AGDS336MOVING IMAGE6
FREE ELECTIVE6
ART & DESIGN ELECTIVE6
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 7
CodeNameECTS
AGDS408HISTORY OF GRAPHICS I6
AGDS410DESIGN FOR PUBLISHING 6
AGDS412INFORMATION DESIGN6
FREE ELECTIVE6
ART & DESIGN ELECTIVE6
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 8
CodeNameECTS
AGDS409HISTORY OF GRAPHICS II6
AGDS499SENIOR PROJECT18
ART & DESIGN ELECTIVE6
TOTAL30

 

Admission Requirements

Specific Admission Requirements

There are no specific admission requirements for this Program. Candidates can be admitted to the Program only if they satisfy the general admission requirements of the University.

Recognition of Prior Learning

There are no specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning for this Program. Candidates can be granted transfer credits according to the general arrangements for recognition of prior learning of the University.

Courses

Qualification Requirements

The Program is based on the ECTS credit accumulation mode of study. Students can be awarded the BA in Graphic and Advertising Design upon completion of 240 credits. These credits are allocated to compulsory and elective courses as shown in the table below. The list of compulsory and elective courses is provided in the Program’s course structure.

Module GroupECTS
Required Courses198
Art and Design Electives30
Free Electives12
TOTAL240

Required Courses Modules

The student must successfully complete 198 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1 AART101INTRODUCTION TO STUDIO ART I53
2 AART102INTRODUCTION TO STUDIO ART II53
3 AART103DRAWING I53
4 AART104DRAWING II53
5 AART109PHOTOGRAPHY I52
6 AART111HISTORY OF ART I/ CULTURAL STUDIES I54
7 AART112HISTORY OF ART II/ CULTURAL STUDIES II54
8 AART117COMPUTER ART I52
9 AART118COMPUTER ART II52
10 AART119PHOTOGRAPHY II52
11 AART215HISTORY OF ART III/ CULTURAL STUDIES III54
12 AART225HISTORY OF ART IV/ CULTURAL STUDIES IV54
13 AART227COMPUTER ART III52
14 AART228COMPUTER ART IV52
15 AGDS101GRAPHIC DESIGN I54
16 AGDS104GRAPHIC DESIGN II54
17 AGDS204GRAPHIC AND ADVERTISING DESIGN I54
18 AGDS205GRAPHIC AND ADVERTISING DESIGN II54
19 AGDS206GRAPHIC DESIGN III54
20 AGDS216GRAPHIC DESIGN IV54
21 AGDS227IMAGE MAKING I52
22 AGDS228IMAGE MAKING II53
23 AGDS231MARKETING FOR GRAPHICS 53
24 AGDS301ADVANCED TYPOGRAPHY63
25 AGDS304ADVANCED GRAPHIC AND ADVERTISING DESIGN63
26 AGDS306PACKAGE DESIGN63
27 AGDS322BRANDING63
28 AGDS333DIGITAL PRODUCTION63
29 AGDS336MOVING IMAGE63
30 AGDS408HISTORY OF GRAPHICS I63
31 AGDS409HISTORY OF GRAPHICS II63
32 AGDS410DESIGN FOR PUBLISHING 63
33 AGDS412INFORMATION DESIGN63
34 AGDS499SENIOR PROJECT180
35 ARTC201ACADEMIC WRITING AND COMMUNICATION52

Art and Design Electives Modules

The student must successfully complete 30 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1 AART201LIFE DRAWING I62
2 AART202LIFE DRAWING II63
3 AART204ILLUSTRATION TECHNIQUES I63
4 AART205ILLUSTRATION TECHNIQUES II63
5 AART208PHOTOGRAPHIC DESIGN I62
6 AART209PHOTOGRAPHIC DESIGN II62
7 AART234DIGITAL ART63
8 AART301ANIMATION63
9 AART309CONTEMPORARY ART PROCESSES63
10 AART310CONTEMPORARY ART PRACTICES 63
11 AART400ART AND DESIGN PLACEMENT63
12 AAVC100VIDEO PRODUCTION I63
13 AAVC210VIDEO PRODUCTION II60 + 3
14 AAVC230DIGITAL CULTURE63
15 AAVC341DIGITAL DESIGN II60 + 3
16 AAVC350SEMIOTICS OF TEXT AND IMAGES63
17 AAVC445NON-LINEAR MULTIMEDIA PRODUCTIONS62 + 1
18 AGDS207APPLIED DESIGN I63
19 AGDS208APPLIED DESIGN II63
20 AGDS307ADVANCED APPLIED DESIGN63

Free Electives Modules

Free Elective is subject offered by department of the University for which a student is qualified to register

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