Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication)

Applications Open

Ranked in the top two percent of unis worldwide, Western offers you a world-class education that will have you ready for life after uni. With a wide range of courses to help you thrive in the workplaces of tomorrow, Western is the perfect place to discover your UNLIMITED potential.

If you're ready to secure your future with a degree from Western, applications are now open to commence study in 2021. 

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.
Hear from our Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication) students talk about their Social Design projects and why they chose to study at Western.

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.

For further information, please visit: Student Contribution Bands

Delivery: On campus

Fees: AUD $28,080*

Delivery: On campus

HSC True Reward

Our HSC True Reward early offer program will give you much-needed peace of mind, during a year of disruption. Acknowledging your hard work, our HSC True Reward program provides you with the opportunity to receive an early offer
to Western based on your Year 11* or Year 12 subject results and not your ATAR.

Applications for our HSC True Reward program are now open.

*Those that apply based on their Year 11 results will need to successfully complete the HSC.

 

 

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 state of the art design, illustration and photography studios and media 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.