Bachelor of Design (Communication Design) (Top-up)



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056185A


Courses Overview

What will I learn?
Developed and awarded by RMIT University, Australia
RMIT University is School of Media and Communication is at the forefront of media and communication education, research and practice.
With the integration of communication strategies and the realisation that designers no longer work with visual technologies alone, the programme retains the distinctive identity and design-culture of each discipline while incorporating into each module opportunities for collaboration across the disciplines, to equip students with the creative conceptual thinking skills to deal with the changing communication design needs in the global economy.
Design, communicate, change the world
Communication Design is concerned with developing the message and creating new media channels to reach the intended audience.
This holistic approach seeks to attract, inspire and motivate people to respond to messages, with a view to building brand awareness, moving sales, donating to humanitarian purposes, or voting for a political party.
Examples of Communication Design practice include the information architecture and design of Websites, typography, illustration, advertising, ambient media, visual identity design, the performing arts, copywriting and professional writing of creative text.
Students will have the opportunity to travel to Melbourne, Australia for their study trip to explore and learn art and culture in the world of communication and design.
Further Education
The programme is a fully accredited Australia undergraduate degree and generally qualifies graduates for consideration for admission to the Bachelor of Design (Communication Design) (Honours) and Master of Communication Design by Coursework and Master of Design by Research.
Career Prospects
The programme focuses on students i preparation for careers in a broad range of Communication and Design
professional outcomes. These includes:
Design studios
Interdisciplinary Communication studies
Publishing Houses
New Media and Advertising Design studios


Department

Which department am I in? Singapore Institute of Management (SIM)


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Applicants must have completed 3 GCE 'A' Level passes or Minimum of 3 H2 level subjects with a pass or above. Other English Language Requirements: Applicants who have not achieved a minimum of C or better in General Paper at AS/H1 Level or Knowledge and Inquiry at H2 must provide evidence of at least ONE of the following: IELTS (Academic) - 6.5 (no band less than 6.0; TOEFL - Paper-Based = 580 (TWE 4.5); TOEFL - internet-Based Test (iBT) = 92, with minimum of 20 in all sections; Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE (A) = 58 (no communication band less than 50); Cambridge English: (Advanced CAE) (up to 2014) = 58 with no less than 'borderline' in each skill; Cambridge English: (Advanced CAE) 2015 onwards: 176 with no less than 169 in any component; RMIT English Worldwide (REW) Advanced Plus or equivalent; Successful completion of a recognized approved Diploma qualification or higher, where the language of instruction was English. Have successfully studied Singapore Cambridge 'A' levels at a Singaporean high school for at least 2 years and met the academic entry criteria of 3 A/H2 level passes; Other equivalent qualifications approved by RMIT will be considered.


Entry Requirement For International Student

Applicants who have not achieved a minimum C or better in General Paper at AS/H1 Level or Knowledge and Inquiry at H2 must provide evidence of at least ONE of the following:
IELTS (Academic) - 6.5 (no band less than 6.0);
TOEFL - Paper-Based = 580 (TWE 4.5);
TOEFL - internet-Based Test (iBT) = 92, with minimum of 20 in all sections;
Pearson Test of English (Academic) PTE(A) = 58 (no communication band less than 50);
Cambridge English: (Advanced CAE) (up to 2014) = 58 with no less than 'borderline' in each skill;
Cambridge English: (Advanced CAE) 2015 onwards: 176 with no less than 169 in any component;
RMIT English Worldwide (REW) Advanced Plus or equivalent;
Successful completion of a recognised approved Diploma qualification or higher, where the language of instruction was English.
Other equivalent qualifications approved by RMIT will be considered


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
The University of Waikato offers below pathways courses for this subject Certificate of Attainment in Foundation Studies (CAFS)
Certificate of University Preparation (CUP)
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from The University of Waikato Foundation Studies Programme


Full Time (1 year)

USD $13,470 per semester for 15 hours for information studies; USD $12,042 per semester for 15 hours for english

July 2018

Singapore Institute of Management (SIM) 461 Clementi Road, 599491, Singapore