Communication Design


Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication Design

If you are intrigued by fonts, patterns and bold images, and the visual relationships that hold them in tension, this may be the field of study for you.

A Communication Designer plays a vital role in shaping the visual world around us. The designer’s job is to create communicative designs that inspire ideas, transform, shift and shape the world in which we live. The course explores the endless possibilities that exist when image and type are integrated and it equips learners with the tools needed to engage the contemporary design landscape.

Careers

  • Advertising Executive
  • Creative/Art Director
  • Brand Consultant
  • Brand Manager
  • Brand Identity Designer
  • Copywriter
  • Corporate Designer Editorial Designer
  • Finishing Artist/Retoucher
  • Graphic Designer
  • Layout Artist
  • Marketing Designer
  • Marketing Manager
  • Packaging Designer
  • Surface Pattern Designer
  • Not limited to, see packages for more careers

If you are intrigued by fonts, patterns and bold images, and the visual relationships that hold them in tension this may be the field of study for you.

A Communication Designer plays a vital role in shaping the visual world around us. The designer’s job is to create communicative designs that inspire ideas, transform, shift and shape the world in which we live. The course explores the endless possibilities that exist when image and type are integrated and it equips learners with the tools needed to engage the contemporary design landscape.

Careers

  • Advertising Executive
  • Creative/Art Director
  • Brand Consultant
  • Brand Manager
  • Brand Identity Designer
  • Copywriter
  • Corporate Designer Editorial Designer
  • Finishing Artist/Retoucher
  • Graphic Designer
  • Layout Artist
  • Marketing Designer
  • Marketing Manager
  • Packaging Designer
  • Surface Pattern Designer
  • Not limited to, see packages for more careers

Choice/Elective Modules:

  • Typography
  • Vector Techniques (PREQ: Comm 100 / Ill 100 / IXD 100)
  • Layout Techniques (PREQ: Comm 200 majors are not allowed to select module)
  • Motion Design for Designers (PREQ: Comm 100 / IXD 100)
  • DPS Tools for Web
  • Experimental Design
  • Digital Publishing (PREQ: Comm 100)
  • Advanced Printing Practice
  • Advertising Practice
  • Copywriting
  • Infographics (PREQ: Comm 100 / Ill 100 / IXD 100)
  • Alternative Drawing Techniques
  • Figure Drawing Advanced
  • Painting Foundation
  • Bookbinding
  • Interior/Exterior Photography (PREQ: Photo 100 / Camera Foundation (Photography majors are not allowed to select module)
  • Collage
  • Wearable Objects
  • Photocomics
  • Lightweight Sculpture
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.