Bachelor of Design - Communication Design

Monash University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00008C

Great designers are great storytellers. Become the bold, imaginative communication designer who informs and motivates the world through creative visual storytelling. Communication design is a specialisation that combines human communication processes with a variety of creative media applications. You'll gain an understanding of how visual messages are influenced by the application of the design process. You'll learn to develop and employ creative design techniques that have the power to positively impact the world. Our course focuses on the theory and forms of visual communication across a variety of mediums including print, digital and interactive media design. The skills and principles learned throughout this course will open the doors to many different career options in graphic design, visual communication and digital media. In our rapidly changing world, designers must be responsive, dynamic, agile, and possess a broad set of skills. Our comprehensive, interdisciplinary program will prepare you for the expansive design careers of the future.


  • Communication design studio
  • Design Theory
  • Electives
  • Occupational health and safety

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Prerequisites: Units 3 & 4: a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or 25 in English other than EAL
  • ATAR minimum of 75.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Caulfield International: $32,860
  • ATAR: 74
No No information available

Further information

Also available as a double degree with Business, Information Technology (games or multimedia), and Media Communication.

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