Design

Bachelor of Media Design

Cricos Code: 095347J

What is a Bachelor of Media Design?

This course offers budding designers the opportunity to acquire a broad set of real-world skills, combining specialist knowledge with technical prowess to produce graduates that are dynamic and employable. You’ll learn how to adapt to different environments by working both individually and collaboratively on creative projects that reflect industry processes.

This course is provided by Media Design School at Torrens University Australia. RTO 41343 CRICOS 03389E

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Key Information

Where can I study

Where can I study

Adelaide

Start Dates

Next intake is on 16 Sep 19

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Workload

10 hours per subject, per week. International students on a student visa are required to study full time, i.e. the student must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year.

Course Duration

Accelerated: 2 years

Full-time: 3 years

Part-time: 6 years maximum

Why Study At Torrens

It’s study that suits you, with flexible online delivery taught by leading industry experienced lecturers, to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your career goals.

FLEXIBILITY TO SUIT YOUR SCHEDULE

You control your workload, choose to study full-time, part-time, or accelerate your study to graduate sooner. You will always be supported.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT WHEN YOU GRADUATE?
As a graduate you’ll have a wealth of career opportunities available to you:
  • Interface Developer
  • Branding Manager
  • Graphic Designer
  • Usability testing design
  • Advertising art director
  • Creative director
SET FOR SUCCESS
We focus on giving you the skills and the knowledge to ensure your long-term success in your career or entrepreneurial venture. Our academics are highly qualified and include practising industry leaders, while our Success Coaches are available for industry coaching and strength capability. We will support you in every step of your study with us.

"If you're passionate about design, this course is for you. "

- Thomas Alexander, Student of Bachelor of Media Design
"You’re going to be able to experience every aspect of design, or even art, in this course. It’s not just digital."
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Course Overview

This course is both theoretically rich and production-orientated. It fosters a creative and hands-on culture of study designed to help you succeed in this exciting field. As part of this course, students will need to purchase their own hardware and software package (Adobe Creative Cloud), this includes: MacBook Pro 15, 2.5 – 2.8 Ghz processor – Intel core i7, 6MB shared L3 cache, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB – 1TB SSD, Wifi essential, HDMI required, External SSD – 1TB for backup.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Develop and implement design solutions
  • Create innovative new processes and technologies
  • Ability to adapt to different working environments

What you'll study

The Bachelor of Media Design program is comprised of 16 core subjects and 2 electives, allowing you to specialise in interactive or motion design in addition to core graphic design skills.

How you'll study

How much

Find out more about course fees and financial support – and for personalised advice, just ask.

Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.

HOW CAN I PAY?

PAYMENT OPTIONS

1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)

FEE HELP

If you are an eligible student you may choose to defer some, or all, of your tuition fees through FEE-HELP. And as we are a university you can also take advantage of no loan fees on FEE-HELP when you study with us.
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SCHOLARSHIPS

Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
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Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?
PAYMENT OPTIONS
1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)
SCHOLARSHIPS
Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
VIEW SCHOLARSHIPS
Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
HOW CAN I PAY?
Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?

Can I Apply

Before you get started with your course application, check you meet all the requirements listed below.

Admission to the Bachelor of Media Design is primarily based on the quality of your portfolio, which must be submitted with your application. You will also need to have met the minimum entry criteria for the University which include:
  • Completion of SACE (or equivalent high school qualification) and/or
  • A Certificate IV or above from a Registered Training Provider, and/or
  • Completion or partial completion of a bachelor degree or above, and/or
  • Completion of an eligible Foundation course, and/or
  • A Special Tertiary Admission Test (STAT) rank of 155 or more.
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Applying for the Adelaide campus If you are applying to study the (Bachelor of Applied Public Health/ Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Business (Sport)/Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Media Design) at our Adelaide campus, you’ll need to complete a SATAC application. Visit http://www.satac.edu.au/undergraduate  to apply. This is not required for online or postgraduate students. If you need help with your application, call 1300 575 803 or email enquiries@tua.edu.au. If you need help from SATAC, visit www.satac.edu.au/enquiries Make sure you check the important dates to ensure you get your application in on time.
Approved English tests include:
  • IELTS 6.0 (Academic), with no sub score less than 5.5
Admission to the Bachelor of Media Design is primarily based on the quality of your portfolio, which must be submitted with your application. You will also need to have met the minimum entry criteria for the University which include:
  • Completion of SACE (or equivalent high school qualification) and/or
  • A Certificate IV or above from a Registered Training Provider, and/or
  • Completion or partial completion of a bachelor degree or above, and/or
  • Completion of an eligible Foundation course, and/or
  • A Special Tertiary Admission Test (STAT) rank of 155 or more.
View full course admission information
Applying for the Adelaide campus If you are applying to study the (Bachelor of Applied Public Health/ Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Business (Sport)/Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Media Design) at our Adelaide campus, you’ll need to complete a SATAC application. Visit http://www.satac.edu.au/undergraduate  to apply. This is not required for online or postgraduate students. If you need help with your application, call 1300 575 803 or email enquiries@tua.edu.au. If you need help from SATAC, visit www.satac.edu.au/enquiries Make sure you check the important dates to ensure you get your application in on time.
Approved English tests include:
  • IELTS 6.0 (Academic), with no sub score less than 5.5

Ready To Apply

Applying to Torrens is easy. Pick your start date, decide how you’d like to study, then apply online or give us a call and we’ll do it for you.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

We prepare international students with the skills and knowledge to be employment-ready, communicate and collaborate with diverse cultures and graduate with a perspective to gain global learning experiences. Learn more

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