This qualification focuses on you starting your career in the Graphic Design industry. You will combine technical, creative and conceptual skills to create designs that meet client requirements and solve a range of visual communication challenges. Graphic designers work in many different commercial and community contexts across both print and digital media. At this level, you may end up working in junior or generalists roles, applying skills and knowledge relevant to areas from advertising and promotion, art direction, branding, corporate identity, instructional design, packaging, signage to web design. You will also be introduced to taking your first steps towards working freelance in the Graphic Design industry. As well as providing an opportunity for gaining employment, this qualification also provides a pathway towards higher level learning at advanced diploma and degree qualifications.
This course is available to study online so you can make an application from anywhere in Western Australia.
Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.
South Regional TAFE is transitioning this qualification to the new training package in 2022. Students will be enrolled into the new units developed to meet current and future industry needs.
|School Leaver||Non-School Leaver||AQF|
|Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent||Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)||Certificate III|
|To enter this qualification, individuals must provide evidence of their technical skills and ability to:
produce multiple examples of graphic design work that respond effectively to different design challenges
produce typography that supports the overall design solution
use graphic design industry software
Skills may have been acquired through personal or work experience, or through formal study.
Successful completion of this qualification provides the opportunity to become employed in Graphic Design, Advertising and Multimedia industries as practitioners and designers.
Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design