Higher Education In this section Studying higher education Innovate 21 Competition Programmes Foundation degree programmes Top-up degree programmes Masters degree Professional qualifications Higher Apprenticeships North East Institute of Technology Research & Scholarly Activity Student life HE Information Our graphic design & media higher education programmes Our specialist facilities and teaching will ensure that you can make your mark in this dynamic industry. BA (Hons) Design (Top-up) Full Time This course will nurture creativity and support concept development to a level where you can seek employment, engage in self-employment or undertake further study. BA (Hons) Visual Arts (Top-up) Full Time Explore visual art forms such as drawing, painting, sculpture, crafts, printmaking, and photography, and gain the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a career in this exciting industry. FdA Film & Media Production Full Time This programme is an industry focused qualification that aims to prepare you for work in a variety of roles within the film and media industry. FdA Graphic Design Full Time Delivered by industry experienced staff, this programme is designed in partnership with employers and will prepare you for employment, or self-employment, as a professional designer.