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Bachelor On Campus Online Blended

Graphic Design

Media Design School

36 months
Duration
21860 USD/year
8321 USD/year
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About

A Bachelor of Media Design specialising in Graphic Design at Media Design School will teach you how to communicate using text, images, and form to make visual connections and craft ideas into meaningful interactions.   

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Overview

By the end of your third year, you will have designed, constructed and documented a body of work in a portfolio that represents your perspective as an emerging professional designer. 

Graphic Design teaches you how to communicate using text, image, and form to make visual connections and how to craft seeds of ideas and information into meaningful interactions.

During your first year, you will be introduced  to graphic design disciplines, historical influences and the theories, principles and processes of graphic design. Some of the topics covered include market research, typography and brand identity. 

By the end of your third year, you will have designed, constructed and documented a body of work that represents your perspective as an emerging professional designer. This work will be displayed as part of the third year student exhibition. 

The Graphic Design programme at Media Design School  is led by an accomplished team of international graphic design professionals with close connections to industry.

Career pathways include:

  • Creative director or Studio Manager
  • Graphic Designer and Illustrator
  • Web and mobile interface designer
  • Brand specialist
  • Freelancer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design Theory
  • Design Studio
  • Contextual Studies
  • Photographic Studies
  • Digital Image Foundation
  • Interdisciplinary Design Foundation
  • Graphic Design Theory 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

To qualify for General Admission, you'll need a minimum qualification of NCEA University Entrance or equivalent, such as: 

  • An appropriate qualification from an overseas secondary school or tertiary institution, deemed by Media Design School to be sufficient for admission into a bachelors programme.
  • CIE (University of Cambridge International Examination)
  • IB (International Baccalaureate)
Plus, it is recommended to have the following:
  • 24 NCEA Credits, Level 3 in Technology, Art and Design (minimum)
If you are enrolled at a New Zealand secondary school and have not yet completed your NCEA (CIE or equivalent) qualification you can still apply now for admission. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21860 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    8321 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8321 USD per year during 36 months.
  • Domestic - $ 11,541.00 NZD
  • International - $30,333.00 NZD

Living costs for Auckland

1400 - 2200 NZD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

If you currently live overseas and are thinking of studying with Media Design School, then this scholarship will help contribute to the costs associated with studying abroad.

The International Student Scholarship offers recipients up to NZ$5,000 applied to your first year of tuition fees at Media Design School.

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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