Placement experience: Junior Graphic Designer at Lumesse – Nicola, BA (Hons) Graphic Design

From challenging her biggest insecurities to developing her design skills, Nicola’s placement as a Junior Graphic Designer for Lumesse Learning in Brighton has “proved more valuable than I could have imagined”.

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Placement experience: Designer at Really B2B – Claire, BA (Hons) Graphic Design

“My role involves anything from coming up with ideas and designs for infographics, tip sheets and eBooks, to social media posts, direct mails and landing pages. Every day is varied.” Claire Dunford is studying Graphic Design and is currently on placement as a Junior Designer at Really B2B in Portsmouth. She tells us how her placement has improved her confidence and why she loves working for Really B2B.

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Fresh Relevance continues to hire CCI placement students

Fresh Relevance, the marketing hub for online retailers, has welcomed the fourth intake to its successful annual intern programme including our very own Graphic Design student, Ben Edwards.

Fresh Reavence's new interns (from left) Sophie Crichton, Ben Edwards, James Dibnah, Diogo Fernandes, Kenneth Mbuthia
Ben Edwards, 2nd year Graphic Design Student (second from left)

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“…when I draw… I can express myself more than writing or speaking”



Alice and Kerry are two Illustration students on a Self-Employment Placement Year (SPY) where they have set up a website, The Visual Spill, “your new online resource for all your illustration needs!”

We wanted to share with you their interview with Tariq Alsaadi, a freelance graphic designer, who grew up in Syria and wants to:

“…inspire people with my art works especially now because it’s a hard time for this world so I try and make the people feel that we are the same, we are just born in different place but we didn’t choose that.”

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