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University of Tasmania

  • 6,479 postgraduate students
  • 17% international / 83% domestic

Bachelor of Design

Become an agent of change

Designers shape the world we live in, creating the products, environments, services and experiences that tackle a wide range of global challenges.

Key details

Duration
3 years full-time
Course Code
P3I
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Mar, Aug

About this course

Become an agent of change

Designers shape the world we live in; creating the products, environments, services and experiences that tackle a wide range of global challenges.

This exciting new degree offers you the skills, knowledge and experience to meet these challenges head on, through a wide variety of design mediums. A foundation of design thinking teaches you the language and processes of design; the conceptual, experimental and critical skills vital for any design career.

This is combined with extensive design studio and design practice experiences throughout your degree. Each design studio focuses on a unique real-world problem where you develop, test, refine and apply your design skills using a range of technologies and techniques in collaboration with internationally renowned designers and local community and industry partners.

The highly flexible degree also allows you to customise your learning with a choice of specialised skills across Visual Communication, Spatial Design, Object Design, Creative Technology, and Business and Entrepreneurship.

These experiences will lead to you to become a flexible, adaptive designer, ready to meet the challenges of the ever-evolving design industry, in whatever direction your passion takes you

Entry requirements

If you're interested in studying the Bachelor of Design, you'll need to meet the general entrance requirements of the University.

School leavers

An ATAR score of 65 or higher.

While there are no additional prerequisites for this degree. HSC/TCE subjects preferably should not be restricted to a narrow discipline, but rather span two or more areas (e.g. art and science).

Mature age students/non-school leavers

You will need to meet University General Entry Requirements through alternative qualifications or experience.

International Students

All international applicants will need to meet the International General Entrance Requirements.

For those applicants who are nationals of and currently residing in a country where English is NOT the official language, evidence of an IELTS or TOEFL test must be provided. The Bachelor of Design requires an IELTS (Academic) of 6.0 with no individual band less than 5.5.

You will also need to meet any course specific requirements with recognised qualifications, or equivalent experience. More information is available at the international future students website.

Study locations

Hobart, TAS

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Creative Arts courses at University of Tasmania.
73.7%
Overall satisfaction
73.7%
Skill scale
68.4%
Teaching scale
45.4%
Employed full-time
$50.9k
Average salary