Visual Communication (Mass Communication)
|Indicative ATAR||70 Indicative TER (ATAR) - This figure provides an indication of the TER (ATAR) normally required to enter this course. It is provided as a guide only.|
|Location||Bentley, Mauritius or Sarawak This course may not be offered at all locations every year. Please contact us for more information on availability.|
|Study method||Full-time or part-time|
|Intake||February or July|
|Duration||3 years full-time|
Visual communication design involves combining words and pictures in an organised and persuasive way to sell products and ideas.
The stream focuses on professional practice and media production processes and is designed to prepare you for a career in the creative advertising industry.
You will learn to communicate through a variety of media such as print, television, point-of-sale, radio, direct mail, web and outdoor advertising. You can develop a portfolio of work to assist you in finding future employment.
This stream is taken as part of the Bachelor of Arts (Mass Communication).
Entry requirements for Australian and New Zealand students
Indicative TER (ATAR) Indicative TER (ATAR) - This figure provides an indication of the TER (ATAR) normally required to enter this course. It is provided as a guide only.
STAT entry STAT entry - The Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) assesses competencies considered important for success at uni. These tests are provided by the Tertiary Institutions Service Centre (TISC) to help mature age candidates apply for certain courses.
Written English and either Verbal or Quantitative
Please see our correlation comparability for previous TEE subjects, WACE courses and WACE ATAR courses.
Mature age entry
Essential WACE courses
English ATAR, Literature ATAR or English as an Additional Language/Dialect ATAR
A TAFE certificate IV and evidence of English competency, or a TAFE diploma.
Those with a Diploma of Mass Communication from Central TAFE may receive recognition of prior learning equivalent to one year (200 credits).
Fees for Australian and New Zealand students
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This course can help you become a:
- Graphic Designer
- Advertising Account Executive
- The course is centred around technology and will give you the opportunity to work with commercial equipment, and produce work for print, radio, film and television.
- You can design your degree to suit your interests by choosing from a range of media streams
- You can build your portfolio and work experience, and network with industry professionals.