Produce artwork and design for print and electronic media

TAFE SA graphic design courses prepare you for a career producing artwork and page layouts for reproduction in print and electronic media. This can include magazines, newspapers, books and websites, corporate identity programs and advertising campaigns. Our printing courses encompass aspects of electronic publishing, graphic design and printing, as well as web design and development. You’ll study computer technology and design, electronic publishing, digital design and sign production.

Graphic Design in Schools

Established exclusively for schools, students can get a taste of Graphic Design while completing Year 10, 11 or 12 by studying a Certificate III in Graphic Design Fundamentals (CUA30715).

Graphic Design is all around us - visual communication is used to point us in the right direction, to encourage people to purchase products, to provide people with warnings and so much more. Are you looking to make a start in your graphic design career? Do you have a strong creative flair? Then this is the course for you!

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Study Online or On Campus

As a TAFE SA graphic design student you can choose to study online or on campus. You will combine technical, creative and conceptual skills to create designs that meet client requirements and solve a range of visual communication challenges. You’ll take a practical hands-on approach to studying topics such as design foundations, Adobe Creative Suite, Typography, Drawing for Design, Design History, Creative Thinking, Illustration, Design Studio, Branding Identity and Interactive Design.

Study your Diploma Online

The Diploma Program in Visual Communication (CUA50715) is delivered fully online with lecturer facilitation. You will gain a sound understanding of design theory and practice and the ability to analyse and synthesise information from a range of sources to generate design solutions.

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