Graphic Design Major

Bachelor of Design

This major will provide you with practical and conceptual skills to be able to undertake professional graphic design work.

The Graphic Design major Handbook entry stipulates the complete requirements for the Graphic Design major.

Always use the University Handbook as your primary course planning tool.

Commencing 2017

Semester 1 Intake

Year 1
Semester 1

Foundations of Design: Representation

Critical and Theoretical Studies 1

Elective

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

Graphic Design 1: Image and Text

Critical and Theoretical Studies 2

Elective

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

Graphic Design 2: Image and Media Technology

Critical and Theoretical Studies 3

Elective

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 2

Colour Studio

A Brief History of Colour

Elective

Breadth

Year 3
Semester 1

Photomedia Studio

The Power of Text and Image

Elective

Breadth/Elective

Year 3
Semester 2

Capstone: Graphic Design Studio

Elective

Breadth/Elective

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Double Majors, Minors and Specialisations

The Bachelor of Design offers unique flexibility with the option of completing majors, minors, double majors and specialisations.

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