Torrens University

Bachelor of Digital Media (Interaction Design)

Torrens University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 090299G

Level of study: Undergraduate


A degree in Interaction Design gives you the essential research, design and development knowledge and skills required to make your mark in this exciting interdisciplinary field where human senses and emotions meet the digital interface.

The degree covers the theory and practice of user experience design, information architecture, graphic and interface design, human-computer interaction, nonlinear storytelling, scripting and development, user behaviour and psychology, research, innovation and strategic thinking. Graduates are able to design and craft compelling interactive experiences for web, mobile, social and online, across sectors as diverse as advertising, entertainment, education and beyond.

In your final year you can apply for an internship in a professional interaction design studio, and get the chance to work on live project work for a real world client. You will also have the chance to compliment your studies by completing elective subjects in Motion Design, 3D Design and Animation or Communication Design. You can pick and mix elective subjects to further tailor your degree to your goals.

The Bachelor of Digital Media (Interaction Design) course is available as full-time or part-time study on our campuses in Sydney and Brisbane.


  • User experience design knowledge
  • Graphic and interface design
  • Strong storytelling skills
  • Craft compelling interactive experiences
  • Opportunity to intern in a professional digital studio


  • Creative director
  • Digital designer
  • E-publication designer
  • Front-end developer
  • Graphic designer (digital agency)
  • Information architect
  • Interaction designer
  • Interactive media designer
  • Mobile interface / application design
  • Online / digital producer
  • User experience designer
  • User interface designer
  • Social media designer
  • Web designer

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 28,200 Per Year Read more84,600 for the entire course
Start date: 17 February 2020
01 June 2020
14 September 2020
Duration: 3 years
Study mode: Full time

Fortitude Valley Campus

90 Bowen Terrace
Brisbane Queensland 4006

Entry criteria

Students are required to complete international Qualifications equivalent to Australian Year 12.

Demonstrated ability to undertake study at the required level:

Broadly relevant work experience (documented e.g. CV), demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
formal, informal or non-formal study, completed or partially completed, demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
written submission to demonstrate reasonable prospect of success; OR
discipline specific portfolio (art and/or design) – applicable to Design only

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Academic: Overall 6.0 (min. sub-score 5.5); Test of English as a Foreign (TOEFL) – Paper Based Test: 550; Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) – Internet Based Test (iBT): 60-78 (min. 18 in writing); Pearson Test of English (PTE): 50 (no skill score <42); Cambridge English Requirements (B2 First = First Certificate Exam and C1 Advanced = CAE): Overall Cambridge English Scale score of 169, achievable in B2 First or C1 Advanced. No less than 162 in any paper; Occupational English Test (OET): C


Torrens University
Wakefield Street Campus
88 Wakefield Street Adelaide South Australia 5000