Develop students’ confidence in managing a graphic design project through the full spectrum of the design cycle. At each of these stages, students will apply graphic design practices associated with the industry in order to create a coherent graphic communication product in a specialist area.


Viti I, Semestri IViti I, Semestri II
Techniques and ProcessesContextual Studies
Professional DevelopmentIndividual Project
Principles of DrawingMaterials and Structures
Communication in Design and ArtArt/Craft Production
Elementary IElementary II
Pre-IntermediatePre-Intermediate II
Viti II, Semestri IIIViti II, Semestri IV
TypographyAdvanced Graphic Design Studies
Graphic Design PracticesBranding & Identity
Professional PracticeIntermediate
IntermediateApplied Practice Collaborative Project
Pre- Intermediate IPre Intermediate II

Graduates successfully completing the BTEC Higher National Certificate in Art and Design will be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of the basic concepts of art and design. They will be able to communicate accurately and appropriately and they will have the qualities needed for employment that requires some degree of personal responsibility. They will have developed a range of transferable skills to ensure effective team working, independent initiatives, organisational competence and problem solving strategies. They will be adaptable and flexible in their approach to Art and Design, show resilience under pressure, and meet challenging targets within a given resource.

The normal minimum entry requirements for a candidate to be eligible for admission to the College’s courses are set out in the General Entry Requirements contained in the Prospectus. However, the absolute minimum criteria for a student to be admitted to this academic program, is that all students are expected to have successfully completed high school and have passed the national test (matura). In addition, in order to be enrolled in our program, all applicants are required to bring the following documents:

  • Birth certificate
  • Diploma and secondary school certificate
  • Legalized documents issued by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology of the Republic of Kosovo for all those who have completed their education outside of the Republic of Kosovo
  • Completing the application procedures at Universum College
  • The contract of the study program if they meet eligibility criteria