3 years full-time
CSP available (more)
Overall position (OP) 2015
This degree will prepare you for a career as a commercial designer, innovator and design leader. You will learn from a combination of practical training and theory, and create designs that take into account social and environmental concerns and are up to date with the latest design practices.
From 2015, this program will be offered full-time on-campus at South Bank with a Semester 1 entry only.
To be classed as a full-time student, you are required to enrol in a minimum number of credit points each semester. This may affect your entitlement to Centrelink benefits. The minimum credit points for full-time enrolment in this program are 30 credit points.
In this program, Visual Communication Design students may be required to attend the QCA Liveworm studio to undertake work experience. External intern placements for Visual Communication, Interior and Product Design students will also be available.
You will be prepared for work as a design strategist, exploring ways to re-educate industry and consumer models of the future.
The Bachelor of Design is recognised by the Design Institute of Australia.
Graduates of this program may continue their studies by undertaking the Bachelor of Design with Honours (2043) or one of the various postgraduate offerings at QCA.
Students wishing to transfer to the Bachelor of Design Futures with Honours (1393) may do so at any point in their degree. However, students graduating with a Bachelor of Design will not be eligible to apply for entry to the Bachelor of Design Futures with Honours.
|Year||Fee category/Band||Fee per CP||Tuition fee per EFTSL (80 cp)|
|2016||FPUG Band 15G||$325.72||$26,057.60|
|2015||FPUG Band 5||$226.00||$18,080.00|
|2014||FPUG Band 5||$217.00||$17,360.00|
Eligible undergraduate fee-paying students may defer their tuition fees by taking out a FEE-HELP loan which is part of the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP). Payment of the loan is via the taxation system when income reaches a specified level.
Additional resource costs for undergraduate Visual Arts studies.