Study cover for Design
Graduate Diploma On Campus Online Blended


Torrens University Australia

12 months
30880 AUD/year
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A Diploma of Design from Torrens University Australia provides a sample of specialist areas within design, such as graphic design, digital design, video production, interior design and fashion.  

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It builds a foundation in the design industry, typically over one year of full-time study with guidance from industry professionals and collaboration with other students. A Diploma of Design gives accreditation for either further study or a career in the field.

The Diploma of Design from Torrens University Australia has been produced to provide a broad sample of different areas within the field for people with or without a background in design. While building valuable design experience and technical know-how, you will also collaborate in dynamic learning environments and design studios, exploring such topics as client needs, problem solving and the nature of trends. You can sample from specialist areas, which are Branded Fashion Design, Communication Design, Digital Media Design, Interior Design or Game Design & Development. The Diploma of Design provides full credit as a pathway into the more advanced courses, so you can specialise and choose your own direction after sampling everything the Diploma of Design has to offer.

Career opportunities  

What could be more exciting and rewarding for a creative person than to experiment with every avenue of design? If you can’t decide, this foundational introduction to the profession gives you the opportunity to choose options for further study and for your future career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design Studio
  • Design Context
  • Work Integrated Learning 
  • Typography
  • Developing Visual Vocabulary 
  • Thinking Visually

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 094008C 

  • Australian Year 12 or equivalent or higher qualification; and 
  • Academic IELTS 5.5 (no band less than 5.0) or equivalent. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30880 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30880 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Domestic subject price - 3,150 AUD

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 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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