Combine imagination with smart business sense
Swinburne's prestigious design courses let you combine imagination and innovation with smart business sense. You'll learn how to harness your natural creativity and apply it in industry, and can even combine your studies in design with a business course to enhance your employability or prepare you for running your own business.
- Communication design
- Design anthropology
- Digital media design
- Graphic design
- Industrial design
- Interior design
- Product design engineering
- Visual merchandising
Detailed course information
Swinburne is proud to announce the construction of our new, $100 million centre focused on design and innovation, opening in 2014 at the Hawthorn campus.
The centre is designed to be a hub for researchers and industry to carry out world-leading research, education and training.
Leading multinational companies Boeing and Suntech Power Holdings are foundation partners in the centre.
The Faculty of Design will also be located in this new building, bringing design students closer to engineering and business disciplines, allowing more collaborative learning.
- View students work from the 2011 Year 3 Communication Design Graduate Exhibition (pdf, 20mb)
- View work from the 2011 Honours students Communication Design Graduate Exhibition (pdf, 26mb)
Slideshow of students work
Bachelor of Design (Industrial Design)
The Bachelor of Design (Industrial Design) looks at new materials and manufacturing techniques with a view to create product concepts for the future.
You'll get straight into the hands-on side of things, from digital modelling to model-making using a wide range of industry software and workshop-based prototyping facilities.
Register for a one-on-one appointment to discuss your options for study at Swinburne.