The Diploma of Design (UniLink) (8 months) is a higher education diploma which provides an alternative pathway to a bachelor degree.
The Diploma of Design (UniLink) (8 months) is a higher education diploma which provides an alternative pathway to a bachelor degree. It includes study in digital, interactive and 3D design. The units are similar bachelor degree units, but classes are smaller and students have more one-on-one time with teachers. Students extend their creative and practical design skills and develop a modern approach to the role of design in society.
The Diploma of Design (UniLink) (8 months) provides a credit-bearing pathway into a selection of design-related bachelor degrees. The topics covered seek to blend a range of key skills and knowledge required by current and projected industry needs.
Students will extend their creative and practical design skills. They will also develop the ability to:
- creatively explore the various principles and elements of graphic design
- understand and use language and terminology specific to the design field
- understand the historical and cultural background of art and design.
UniLink is accredited as an award-level higher education diploma.
Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $6,566 total course cost.
International Students: $26,840 per year full-time
0.67 years full time, 1.33 years part time
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Graduates of Creative Arts undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology rated their degrees as follows:
Teaching quality: 69.0% (national average 72.0%)
Improved skills: 72.4% (national average 77.3%)
Overall satisfaction: 73.9% (national average 75.3%)
The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Swinburne University of Technology. You can find out more about these results here.
Graduates of Creative Arts undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology had the following employment outcomes:
Employed full time: 57.2% (national average 52.1%)
Studying full time: 14.4% (national average 25.5%)
Median full time salary: $50,000 (national average $47,000)
You can find out more about employment outcome results here.
CRICOS Code: 085471K
Swinburne University of Technology Code: DP-DES1