The course investigates both a traditional print-based design perspective and one which covers web-based applications and new technologies.
The degree has a strong focus on visual communication in the global marketplace and how to design for both business and consumer audiences across different cultural contexts. You’ll graduate with a thorough knowledge of typography, logotype design, layout, publication design, environmental graphics, packaging and digital design.
Study a Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication Design) from University of Canberra and you will:
- employ innovative use of different visual and emerging media types across print, screen and packaging
- develop effective design solutions for specific audiences
- gain fluency in the visual vocabulary and technical skills relevant to visual communication design
- acquire image-making expertise and the ability to develop visual design artefacts using a range of analogue and digital media.
- Graphic designer
- Multimedia designer
- Art director
- Creative director
- Digital designer
- Package designer
- Design strategist
- Interactive designer
- Design researcher
- Visual designer
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- Professional Orientation (Design)
- Professional Practice: Work Integrated Learning
- Visual Representation Techniques
- Design Culture and Society
- Visual Communication Theory and Principles
- Principles of Typography and Layout
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- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesDesign Visual Arts Communication Studies View 187 other Bachelors in Visual Arts in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Admission to this course is based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by the following means:
- Year 12 ATAR
- other Australian Qualification
- work experience
- overseas qualification
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International32200 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 32200 AUD per year during 36 months.
- Domestic - Commonwealth Supported Place
Living costs for Canberra
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.