Bachelor of Digital Design

Design Theory
Digital Imaging
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Shortest full-time duration

3 years

Available campus:

Academy of Information Technology

Our world is made by designers. Everything we see, from websites and advertisements to games, film and product logos, was crafted by someone who made decisions on colour, layout and style.

The Bachelor of Digital Design focuses on both traditional and digital design principles. Students can hone their design skills and learn how to translate content into visual form for effective communication. Students can also and arm themselves with the skills to establish a career in the burgeoning design industry.

Students will learn key design elements such as interface design, digital images, typography, design thinking, advertising and creative drawing, and have the flexibility to choose electives, to successful build a broad knowledge based in related areas within the digital world.

The course is outcome-focused, with specific subjects relating to the construction of a portfolio to become a job-ready graduate in the world of digital design.
Graduate career opportunities

The career opportunities that this course leads to may include:

  • Art Director
  • Brand Consultant
  • Content Producer
  • Creative Advertiser
  • Creative Director
  • Digital Designer
  • Digital Illustrator
  • Graphic Designer
  • Interactive Designer
  • Marketing Professional
  • Motion Graphics Artist
  • Production Manager
  • UX/UI Designer
  • Web Designer
  • Digital Content Producer

Internships available as part of the course

Students in their final year of the Bachelor degree are able to join the activAIT Internship Program where they will undertake meaningful work that develops their skills in their chosen field.

The activAIT Internship program has been developed in collaboration with industry-leading companies where students will gain real world work experience, showcase their knowledge and talent to potential employers, develop new skills, receive feedback and build connections.

Additional information

ActivAIT: gain real world work experience and industry connections through AIT's internship program. Showcase your knowledge and skills to potential employers, develop new skills, receive feedback and build connections.

Facilities and staff

Our academic staff are industry experts and have worked across various IT and creative projects.

At AIT, students also have access to the latest software programs, Mac labs, library, PC labs, a Green Screen room complemented with a sound recording booth.

Course fees

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Scholarships available

There are two scholarships available for students studying an AIT Bachelor Degree – 1) initiAIT scholarship and 2) Creative Minds scholarship. Recipients of these scholarships will be awarded an $8,000 discount off tuition fees or a 50% discount off their upcoming term tuition fee, respectively. Please click here for more details on eligibility criteria and how to apply.