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- Study web design, interactive media, interface design, visual communication, motion graphics and interaction design.
- Opportunities to design for electronic media, web technologies, games and physical computing.
- Complete in 1 semester full-time or 2 semesters part-time.
|QUT course code||KK86|
|Attendance||Part-time or Full-time|
|Course duration||6 months full-time
1 year part-time
|Start month||2013 & 2014 February, July|
Visual and interaction design plays a pivotal role in the rapidly expanding fields of contemporary communication and new technologies.
This course is targeted at mid-career professionals looking to immerse themselves in creative practice or to convert existing knowledge through engagement with new media theories and practices.
Careers in this area provide opportunities to design for electronic and print media, web and mobile technologies, games and physical computing as well as for new technologies as they continue to emerge.
Why choose this course?
You can choose units that contribute to your design interests and career progression from web design, interactive media, interface design, visual communication, motion graphics and interaction design. You will develop practical techniques and skills and graduate with enhanced creative industries networks.
Studio-based teaching replicates the real world by providing opportunities for you to apply your knowledge and skills in practical settings and encouraging you to interact with others to solve design problems.
A bachelor degree with an overall grade point average of 4.5 or above (on a 7-point scale).
Applicants who do not met the entry requirements may be considered for special entry. Previous tertiary study, grade point average and documented relevant professional experience at an advanced level will be considered.
Your actual fees may vary depending on which units you choose. All fees are based on current fixed fee prices. We review fees annually.
2014: $10,800 per Study Period (48 credit points) (subject to annual review)
2013: $10,200 (indicative) per Semester (subject to annual review)
Student Services and Amenities Fee
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FEE-HELP: loans to help you pay your course fees
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Scholarships and financial support
You can apply for scholarships to help you with study and living costs.
You may also be eligible for Centrelink payments
How to apply for Graduate Certificate in Creative Industries (Interactive and Visual Design)
You apply directly to QUT for all our postgraduate courses.
Are you ready to submit your application?
You're ready if you have:
- Found all the courses you want to apply for. You can apply for up to 3.
- Checked important dates.
- Checked you meet the entry requirements
- Checked course costs and if you're eligible for financial support
- Checked if you're eligible for credit for prior learning
- Collected supporting documents (see application form)
All done? Then you're ready to apply.