Honours & New First Years

Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication Design
Bachelor of Film Arts
Bachelor of Interaction Design

  • APS score of 22
  • An English mark of 50%
  • International applications
  • Please contact

* Please see document below to assist with the calculation of your APS score or contact an Open Window representative.
* If entry requirements are not met for the degree enrollment please contact to assist.

Honours Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Arts Honours in Visual Communication

  • Relevant undergraduate qualification
  • Need to attend a selection interview
  • Level 3 theory subject with an average of 65%
  • Submit an Honours Proposal
  • International applications please contact

Step 1:

Application fee: R750.00(Non-refundable)

Please submit the following:

  • Latest Grade 12 results
  • ID Document

Once you have applied you will receive the following:

  • An opportunity to arrange an appointment for a career counselling session.
  • An information session to ensure a smooth start to your new studies

Step 2:

Provisional Registration
Provisional registration fee: R2000.00(Non-refundable)

Reserve your place

An assigned OWI Buddy will:

  • Help you finalise your subject selection with the assistance of an CRM team member
  • Take you on a Campus Tour
  • Arrange a session for you with a lecturer in your field of interest

Step 3:

Final Registration
Registration fee:
  • 3 Year study plan: R11 000
  • 4 – 5 Year study plan: R5 500
  • Payment of registration fee or full settlement
  • Please take note of the discount options available for full settlements, contact for more information
  • Complete and upload the student code of conduct and registration agreement

Final Registration Weekends 2020 Intake

Book a session by emailing us on

30 November

11 January
18 January
25 January
1 February

Student Advisor Contact Information

Marike Botha -
Jason van der Merwe -
Kobus van Niekerk -
Octavian Steyn -
Jonathan Cross -
Rumbi Zawu -

Save on Tuition Fees

We have just launched a sensational offering to all students who register to study with us in 2018. If you register and pay the full tuition fee before 30 November 2017 you will save 7 % on your total tuition fee. This offer is counting down 1% every month until Term 1 kicks off in February next year.

For more information please contact CRM officer or send an email to Please note that this only applies to the full settlement. The discount on the total fees (as expressed on pg 86/87 of the 2018 Prospectus) has changed.

Tuition Fees

*Fees subject to change at the discretion of Open Window

  • Students register per academic year.
  • A registration fee is payable on registration and is deducted from the overall class fees for the year.
  • OW has credit card facilities on campus.
  • The costs for the year are dependent on the study plan selected.
Tuition Fees
  • Curriculum changes might occur at any time that could affect part-time students. You will be expected to adhere to the latest requirements as communicated to you.
  • The course fee does not include any prescribed art or production material, software, equipment or stationery.

Important Documents