Why Master of Design (Communication Design)
Why this Degree
This unique qualification will extend your knowledge and skills in graphics and illustration. It will also provide you with advanced research skills.
The Master of Design (Communication Design) builds on knowledge and skills already attained and will extend your learning in preparation for a rewarding career across of a range of creative employment sectors, including:
The School of Art, Architecture and Design boasts award-winning, purpose-built studio spaces and five floors of impressive workshops that feature state-of-the-art digital equipment.
You will also benefit from:
our strong industry links when you embark on industry placements
our world-class teaching staff
industry master classes hosted by national and international industry professionals
Our teaching staff are professional designers, so the curriculum is industry-relevant and mostly practical in nature. You will also work alongside world-class researchers in visual arts and crafts1.
As Australia’s university of enterprise:
we have an Overall Five-Star Rating2
97 per cent of our research is world-class1
we held 24th spot in the QS World University Rankings for institutions under 50 years old in 2016
Our commitment to research with an industry focus is unprecedented in South Australia. In the 2015 nationwide Excellence in Research for Australia evaluation, 97 per cent of our assessed research was rated world-class or above.
It’s a very good time to choose UniSA for your postgraduate study.
1 2015 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA)
2 2017 QS Stars Rankings
Our teaching staff are highly trained industry professionals who bring with them years of experience. They have strong industry links and many hold professional positions with national and international organisations. For students this means links to industry and the opportunity to build important networks.
UniSA also has well over 2,500 national and international industry partnerships – providing further opportunities for you to build important industry relationships.
As part of your studies you may also take part in an industry placement, and will have the opportunity to attend master classes hosted by industry professionals.
We host regular University-wide employee master classes and employment expos, and alumni events in Australia and overseas.