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Bachelor of Design - Communication Design Major

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Communication design focuses on developing and visually communicating ideas and messages.

Key details

Degree Type
Bachelor
Duration
3 years full-time
Study Mode
Online, In person

About this course

Communication design focuses on developing and visually communicating ideas and messages.

Study communication design at AUT and examine historical and modern concepts of visual language and design. You work on a diverse range of projects that respond to societal, environmental, design industry and commercially relevant issues.

Within this major you can focus on an area of communication design by selecting a specialised studio programme in your second year.

Study locations

City Campus

South Campus

Online

Career pathways

Design and strategy
  • Advertising and brand creative
  • Online and social media manager
  • Creative or account director
Image-making
  • Photographer and videographer
  • Content and narrative illustrator
  • Printmaking
Graphic design and typography
  • Communication or graphic designer
  • Publication design and magazine art director
  • Print and packaging designer
  • Information designer

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