Learn graphic design for the real world and build a comprehensive portfolio of digital, print and communication designs developed through client-driven projects.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Our Graphic Design course integrates innovative design strategy with practical skills for a range of print and digital media contexts, with a focus on the dynamic and rapidly changing global industry.
You’ll engage in hands-on learning with visual problem solving and authentic graphic design production techniques through a range of industry relevant projects.
You will also build career skills, such as working to a creative brief, developing a professional approach to client liaison and project managing graphic design projects.
At the end of your degree, you will have a portfolio of client-driven work across print, digital and communication design.
When you graduate, you’ll have the skills and knowledge suitable for a career in Graphic Design, including publication and prepress design, branding and identity design, information design, signage design, digital design, web design and/or development, mobile app design, interaction design, interface design and digital content development.
As a graduate, you will be eligible to apply for Associate Status with the Design Institute of Australia (DIA) and the Australian Graphic Design Association (AGDA).
For further admission information about this course, please download our Information Pack.
- Perth campus
- Mid-year start available (Domestic students)
- Mid-year start available (International students)
- School of Arts
Each course has a number of credit points that must be completed for you to graduate. Find out what’s required to meet the credit points for this course.
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We understand you may need help financially whilst studying for your qualification. We therefore offer eligible students a wide range of scholarships, prizes and awards across a variety of categories. Find out what scholarships Murdoch has on offer, and whether you’re eligible to apply.
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