Chisholm Institute

Diploma of Graphic Design

CUA50715

Dandenong

This practical diploma qualification exposes you to colour theory and conceptual design. It equips you to solve creative problems for clients and apply design theory through software.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Graphic Design with Chisholm Institute

  • $6,858*

    + $600 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC), Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Dandenong

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $11,922*

    + $600 fees

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  • Full price, Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Dandenong

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $13,900*

    + $550 fees

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  • International

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Dandenong

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Year 12, Portfolio

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Payment Terms
For Payment Plans, the set terms of the direct debit agreements are either five months or 10 months, with the option of weekly, fortnightly or monthly payments. Additional charges will apply to students taking up this option, including a billing fee of 4.6 per cent of total course tuition costs and an administration fee of $10 (non-refundable).

Course Overview

Produce dynamic design solutions in the field of graphic design.

When you complete the Diploma of Graphic Design, you’ll have a wide range of technical and creative skills, and a portfolio of industry quality artwork to kick start your graphic design career.

You’ll learn practical skills in areas such as working with design briefs, concept development, visual presentation, print preparation, web layout and photo imaging.

  • Graphic Designer

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Graphic Design with Chisholm Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 19 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

9 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Develop and extend design skills and practice
    BSBDES403

  • Refine drawing and other visual representation tools
    CUAACD501

  • Research visual communication history and theory
    CUAGRD501

  • Produce graphic designs for 2-D and 3-D applications
    CUAGRD502

  • Produce typographic design solutions
    CUAGRD503

  • Create and manipulate graphics
    CUAGRD504

  • Design and manipulate complex layouts
    CUAGRD505

  • Develop graphic design practice to meet industry needs
    CUAGRD506

  • Present a body of own creative work
    CUAPPR503

Elective Units

10 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Create mass print media advertisements
    BSBADV509

  • Originate and develop concepts
    BSBCRT501

  • Create 2D digital animations
    CUAANM301

  • Design animation and digital visual effects
    CUAANM503

  • Build a dynamic website
    ICTWEB501

  • Create dynamic web pages
    ICTWEB502

Course Provider

Located in South East Melbourne, Chisholm Institute is a government-owned TAFE with certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas, bachelors and graduate certificate courses.

Chisholm Institute has specialist automotive, trades and business-based learning centres with campus locations in Berwick, Cranbourne, Dandenong, Wonthaggi, Rosebud, Frankston and Melbourne City.

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1998
Courses
431
Provider Type
Government
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