Bachelor of Design/Bachelor of Communication & Media

University of Canberra

In this course students will identify the different stages of the 'design for manufacture' process; gain the knowledge and skills necessary to launch their own interaction design business or seek employment within global markets across all industries; select appropriate methods, materials and processes for designing and prototyping products; employ innovative use of different visual and emerging media types across print, screen and packaging; develop effective design solutions for specific audiences and learn to apply advanced 2D and 3D digital design technologies; specialise in one of four professional communications areas: journalism, marketing communication, corporate and public communication and sports media; apply professional judgement and knowledge in adapting marketing communication theories, principles and methodologies across diverse social, cultural and organisational contexts; and explore narratives that inform, persuade and generate change.

Course Fee:

International: $125,600

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent. English Language Requirements: An overall Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0.


96 credit points

Subjects you can Study:

Select from majors in Corporate & Public Communication; Journalism; Marketing Communication; Sports Media; Industrial Design; Interaction Design; Visual Communication Design.

Accepts International Students:


Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info Yes Full time 4 years
Canberra No info Yes Part time 8 years
The University of Canberra is located in Australia's national capital. The University provides professionally based undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. They engage in applied research to support government, business and the professions regionally, nationally and internationally.

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