Bureau Accelerator

Dive headfirst into a dynamic work environment

Are you a Swinburne design student (honours) who’s hungry for real-world experience before your graduate? Want to sell hope not soap? We can help.

Get contemporary design practice experience and expert guidance from Dr Andrew Lane, lecturer in Communication Design at Swinburne's School of Design, in our Bureau Accelerator.

Working in tight-knit creative teams with clients who focus on social good, you’ll take design projects from go to whoah! Define the scope and objectives of your projects in return briefs, build your relationship and project management skills, and develop design proposals.

Take the wheel as you develop creative approaches and technical solutions. Emerge with a showstopping folio, boosted confidence, and the technical and on-the-job skills to help you land that dream job.

You can apply to be part of the Bureau Accelerator as:

  • a unit of study within the Bachelor of Design (must have credit points)
  • a unit of study within the Bachelor of Design (Communication Design) (Honours) as an alternative to Industry Placement
  • a one-year Honours experience: BH-Des Bureau: Professional Practice.