Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication)

Create. Imagine. Make

The world of tomorrow is filled with exciting creative challenges and opportunities.

Work on real community and industry projects. Learn how to interpret design briefs. Gain experience with an extensive range of digital technologies. Undertake a major design project in your 4th year. Get ready. At Western.

Our design students learn with real-world projects.

Course structure

The course structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the units (subjects) you will be studying.

Fees and delivery

Fees: Varies depending on units selected. View available units in our handbook. We have developed a student contribution fee calculator to help you work out what your contribution amount is per unit.

Student contribution calculator [XLS, 133 KB]

Delivery: On campus

Fees: AUD $25,480*

Delivery: On campus

 

 

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

"My lecturers and tutors are invested in my success. All staff have industry experience and contacts, which means so many opportunities."

— Hannah Teape-Davis. Bachelor of Communication (Journalism).

World-class facilities

Access Western's new, start-of-the-art design, photography and journalism studios and facilities.

Explore the rabbit hole

The Rabbit Hole is a purpose-built design studio that gives you a chance to work on real-life industry projects.

Practical experience

Get the chance to take on an elective internship with an actual design company.

Professional Membership

Graduate with eligibility for membership of the Design Institute of Australia (DIA) and the Australian Graphic Design Association (AGDA).

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.