Design Week Festival 2020


17.01.2020

UWTSD Swansea College of Art BA Graphic Design, BA Advertising & Brand Design programmes launch their sixth Annual ‘Design Week’ Festival next week (January 20-24).

The BA Graphic Design, and BA Advertising & Brand Design will be launching their sixth Annual ‘Design Week’ Festival.  ‘Design Week’ is an opportunity for students to engage with prestigious designers and companies and this year is promising to be another exciting and challenging week with speakers from Sky, The Print Room, Subtrakt, Waters, and Suzy Prince.

‘Design Week’ is an opportunity for students to engage with prestigious designers and companies and this year is promising to be another exciting and challenging week with speakers from Sky, The Print Room, Subtrakt, Waters, and Suzy Prince.

Donna Williams, Programme Manager for BA Graphic Design said: "Design Week is a great opportunity for our students to gain insights into different working styles, opportunities and the requirements needed to secure jobs in a variety of creative industries. It is a demanding week with many challenges but also good fun. We believe this event contributes to our outstanding graduate employment rate."

Design Week 2020 Programme :

Monday, January 20

Dan Alcorn from Subtrakt

10am to 4pm

10am In Lecture Theatre One, Dynevor Campus A lecture and day workshop to be held in Dynevor – Workshop in AC401 Graphics

Tuesday, January 21

Waters

10am to 4.30pm

10am In Lecture Theatre One, Dynevor Campus

A lecture and day workshop to be held in Dynevor – AC401 Graphics

Wednesday, January 22

Suzy Prince and Nick Loaring from the Print Project 10am to 4pm

Suzy Prince

10am In Lecture Theatre One, Dynevor Campus

‘An Introduction to Professional Self-Publishing’ Suzy will be giving a lecture and students will have an opportunity to have a chat after the talk, ask questions and show your portfolio.

Nick Loaring

1pm in Lecture Theatre Two, Dynevor Campus Nick will be giving a lecture and students will have an opportunity to have a chat after the talk, ask questions and show your portfolio.

Thursday, January 23

Students Celebration Day 10am to 3pm

A day of sharing projects. Learning from each other.

Friday, January 24

Sky

9.30am to 4pm

Harry Ward from Sky News

Starting at 9.30am in Lecture Theatre One A lecture and day workshop to be held in Dynevor – AC401 Graphics.

Winning students will be invited to present at sky studios later in the academic year.

Further Information

Rebecca Davies

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Executive Press and Media Relations Officer

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Corporate Communications and PR

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Email: Rebecca.Davies@uwtsd.ac.uk