Communication Arts & Design

Forging a career in the media industry means staying ahead of the latest technology trends and forms of communication. Our courses are designed to help you thrive in this environment by preparing you for a career in journalism, public relations, advertising, media production and more.

Duration Integrated Diploma/Bachelor
3 Terms (12 months)
Extended Diploma
4 Terms (16 months)
ATAR* 55 Open Access
UAC Diploma in Design / Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication)
[Nirimba 729443]

Diploma in Design / Bachelor of Graphic Design (Pathway to Teaching Secondary)
[Nirimba 729444]
Diploma in Design Extended - Design (Visual Communication)
[Nirimba 729638]

Diploma in Design Extended - Graphic Design (Pathway to Teaching Secondary)
[Nirimba 729639]
Campus / Intake Nirimba (Mar, 2020; Jul, 2020) Nirimba (Oct, 2019)
Nirimba (Mar, 2020; Oct, 2020)
Study Mode Full-time Full-time; once enrolled, students may opt for a reduced study load
Fees Course Fees Course Fees
Subjects - -
Course Code Diploma in Design / Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication) - 6011

Diploma in Design / Bachelor of Graphic Design (Pathway to Teaching Secondary) - 6013
Diploma in Design Extended - Design (Visual Communication) - 7152

Diploma in Design Extended - Graphic Design (Pathway to Teaching Secondary) - 7153


University Pathways

Once you have passed the required units of your Diploma, you will be moved into the second year of the corresponding Bachelor Degree at Western Sydney University.