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Jason Holland

BA Graphic Design Jason Holland

What are you doing now?

After selling my previous 2 agencies, I have started a new marketing/ CRM company which specialises in digital channels.

What was it about Northumbria that made you decide to study here?

The quality of work

What was it like studying at Northumbria?

Learning was from all angles, not just the lecturers. The University had a sense of collaboration and shared learning, meaning I spent a lot of time with students above my year, in other courses, etc. who contributed to my knowledge.

What impressed you most about our academic staff?

The care for our learning being appropriate to the role we wanted to achieve.

What was the best thing about your course?

Allowing me to create the first ever graduate portfolio CD-ROM as my final project.

Which skills/knowledge did you learn on your course that you use most now throughout your career?

An appreciation for typography.

What did you enjoy most about your time at Northumbria University?

The sense of teamwork across all disciplines within Graphic Design in all students.

What advice would you give somebody who is thinking of studying at Northumbria?

Do it!

How would you describe your time at Northumbria in 3 words?

Ready to grow.

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