visual communications

Visual communication studies at undergraduate bachelor, postgraduate diploma, master, PhD doctorate research degree levels at universities in Australia are listed below. More non Visual comms courses here.

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  • A bachelor in Visual Communication leads to a career opportunities in Graphic Design, Web design, Advertising, Electronic and Digital art
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  • Digital media industry in Australia is growing rapidly as internet and web technologies advance.
  • Visual communication relies on vision and is primarily presented or expressed with 2 dimensional images, it includes: signs, typography, drawing, graphic design, illustration, color and digital methods. Visual Communications tries to incorporate visual messages accompanying text with greater power to inform, educate, or provoke, persuade a mass audience.
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Visual Communication is available at these universities :

New South Wales : NSW

  • Communication studies at Uni of Technology, Sydney :  UTS
  • University of Newcastle : School of Design, Communication & Information Technology
  • Media and Communications courses at Univ of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Communication – Media Arts Production: University of Western Sydney :  UWS
  • Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication) at UWS
  • Creative Arts at University of Wollongong :  UOW, at Faculty of Creative Arts
  • Bachelor of Media and Communications : Univ of New England : UNE
  • Bachelor of Communication (Media Practice) : CSU
  • Fine Arts  at University of New South Wales :  COFA @ UNSW
  • Bachelor of Communication Studies at Uni of New England 


Victoria : VIC

Queensland : QLD

  • Bachelor of Visual Arts at University of Southern Queensland: USQ

Western Australia : WA

Tasmania : TAS

  • Visual and Performing Arts at University of Tasmania : UTAS

South Australia : SA

Australia wide

Australian Capital Territory : ACT

More non Visual comms courses here.