Pre-Bachelor On Campus

Diploma of Design

Deakin College

8 months
30300 AUD/full
22600 AUD/full
Tuition fee
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Learn the tools, strategies and design thinking methodologies required to be an adaptable, multidisciplinary designer with this Diploma of Design at Deakin College. 


The Diploma of Design at Deakin College builds the foundation for further study in visual communication, animation and digital technologies.


Employment and career options upon completing your Bachelor degree

Work in:

  • Advertising
  • Graphic design studios
  • Print houses
  • Publishers
  • Corporate companies who host in-house design services
  • Government and private practices
  • Motion design
  • Animation

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Animation
  • Digital Photography
  • Design Thinking
  • Design Skills and Technologies 
  • Design Laboratory
  • Communication in Everyday Life

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines


8 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry to Diploma courses requires the successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent.
  • CRICOS Provider Codes: Deakin College 01590J

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    30300 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30300 AUD for the full programme during 8 months.
  • National

    22600 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22600 AUD for the full programme during 8 months.

Living costs for Geelong

1000 - 2000 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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