Mindroom Innovation

Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design

Mindroom Innovation

Course details

CRICOS course code: 094772M

Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate

Summary

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who have highly specialised technical, creative and conceptual skills in visual communication to conceive, negotiate and realise design solutions.

Practice at this level is underpinned by the application of visual communication and design theory and history and the ability to critically analyse and synthesise information from a range of sources. Advanced communication, organisational and project management skills are also required.

Practitioners may work in many different commercial and community contexts across both print and digital media.

COURSE OUTLINE

The CUA60315 – Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design comprises a total of 15 units, including 7 core unit and 8 electives.

Core units

BSBDES502 – Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief

BSBDES601 – Manage design realisation

BSBPMG522 – Undertake project work

CUAGRD601 – Engage in the business of graphic design

CUAGRD602 – Originate graphic designs for complex briefs

CUAGRD603 – Extend typographic design expertise

CUAPPR504 – Establish and maintain environmentally sustainable creative practice

Elective units

CUAGRD607 – Develop graphic designs for branding and identity

BSBCRT501 – Originate and develop concepts

BSBEBU501 – Investigate and design e-business solutions

BSBEBU502 – Implement e-business solutions

CUADIG403 – Create user interfaces

BSBMKG524 – Design effective user experiences

SITXEBS003 – Build and launch a small business website

BSBADV510 – Create mass electronic media advertisements

POSSIBLE CAREER OUTCOMES

  • Graphic designer
  • Illustrator

Intake dates are on the first week of Monday each unit (all units are 4-week long)

DURATION:

This program is a full-time course completed over 60 academic weeks plus up to 18 weeks holiday. Courses are designed as 75% face to face and 25% online.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 9,900 for the entire course; Enrolment fee: 200; Resource fee: 250
Start date: 30 April 2021
28 May 2021
18 June 2021
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)
Address

Mindroom Innovation

Gold Coast Campus
1/37 Connor Street Gold Coast Queensland 4220
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 9,900 for the entire course; Enrolment fee: 200; Resource fee: 250
Start date: 30 April 2021
28 May 2021
18 June 2021
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)
Address

Sunshine Coast Campus

3c/66 Jessica Blvd
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4558
Australia

Entry criteria

For this course, the student must have the knowledge and evidence specified below:

  • Apply Visual Communication History and Theory to own professional Practice
  • Produce Professional Typography
  • Produce graphic designs for two-dimensional and three-dimensional applications
  • Create and manipulate graphics and design complex publication layouts

Students must be at least 18 years of age at the time of course commencement

Students need to show English test results of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent

All students require a laptop computer for in-class studies

Address

Mindroom Innovation
Gold Coast Campus
1/37 Connor Street Gold Coast Queensland 4220
Australia