Bachelor of Design (Communication Design) (Honours)

BH-DESCMN2 Degree including honours Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

The Bachelor of Design (Communication Design) (Honours) is designed to equip students to become imaginative and advanced communication designers and researchers. Through strong links with industry, the course offers students the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed to seek employment in advanced areas of communication design.

Students develop high-end strategic and critical thinking skills informed by the latest research and practice. They learn how to create powerful, innovative and refined design solutions to meet the needs of the communication design industry.

The degree offers students mentoring by experts via industry-focused workshops. Students have the opportunity to build networks through an embedded industry placement and participation in industry projects. Alternatively they can apply to work in the Design Factory Melbourne in their final year of study.

Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 26 February 2018

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4 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400236041 (CSP)
  • 3400236043 (IFP)


Faculty of Health, Arts and Design