Bachelor of Design

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Details of major sequences

Communication Design

Unit set code



Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Online


As a graduate in Communication Design, you will be proficient in the techniques and strategies required to harness the fundamental building blocks of design to produce useful and impactful real-world solutions. From key theoretical foundations, you will work across typography, information design, user interface, branding, environmental and strategic design, developing critical skills with the potential to influence inclusive solutions meeting global industry needs. By collaborating with peers and industry you will develop insight into today’s world of complex systems involving people, machines, and services. This equips you to lead creatively making a positive impact in the rapidly changing field of design.

Career outcomes

You may find employment as a communication designer, interactive designer, UI designer, brand designer, motion graphics designer, art director/creative director, web designer, graphic designer, illustrator and digital artist, digital designer


To complete a Major sequence in Communication Design select eight (8) credit points as outlined below;

ADD105Design Fundamentals

ADD106Type Foundations

ADD204Branding Design

ADD206Information Design

ADD207Environmental Design

ADD208Illustration Design

ADD305Strategic Design Studio

ADD306Creative Design Studio

Note: Incompatible with the Publication Design, Design for Social Media and Brand Design minor sequences

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