Advanced Diploma Program in Graphic Design Illustration

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Duration Up to 12 months Full Time
TAFE SA CodeCP00179
Example Career ProfileGraphic and Multimedia DesignerGraphic and Multimedia Designer
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Course Admission Requirements

  • Diploma of Graphic Design
  • or
  • Submission of a folio which provides evidence of your ability to apply visual communication history and theory to own professional practice, produce professional typography, produce graphic designs for two dimensional and three dimensional applications and create and manipulate graphics and design complex publication layouts
If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by Date of application
If you have a verified disability/medical condition and require additional support to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills please contact Student Services prior to applying to discuss your needs. To be eligible for support you must provide medical documentation to verify your disability/medical condition.

Important Information

  • TAFE SA will email you information on the portfolio requirements and how to submit your portfolio. Please email admissions@tafesa.edu.au if you are not contacted within 5 business days after applying.
  • For further information or for portfolio details before applying please email admissions@tafesa.edu.au
  • Students wishing to access WorkReady funding or VET Student Loans will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills as part of course counselling before enrolling.
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Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

Employment Outcomes

Job role titles may include: Illustrator; Graphic and Multimedia Designer.

Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

Skills Covered

Advanced Diploma Program in Graphic Design Illustration
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who have highly specialised technical, creative and conceptual skills in visual communication to conceive, negotiate and realise design solutions. You will gain a sound understanding of visual communication and design theory and history and the ability to critically analyse and synthesise information from a range of sources. Advanced communication, organisational and project management skills are also covered. Students will specialise in Illustration and also complete a range of core graphic design topics which include Design Studio, Design Business, Advanced Typography and Advanced Drawing. 7 core units plus 8 electives.

Qualification/Certification

Successful completion of this course provides you with the following qualifications:

QualificationTAFE SA CodeNational Code
Advanced Diploma of Graphic DesignTP00928CUA60315

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

Fees

This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative. To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.