Master of Design

Media Design School Limited

Subject area

Graphic Arts and Design Studies

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Entry requirements

An honours degree that is of relevance to design (such as Design - Graphic, Industrial, Product, Fine Arts, Cognitive Science/Psychology, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering);
A postgraduate diploma that is of relevance to design;
An undergraduate degree and professional experience (equivalent to one year of advanced study ~ 2 plus years experience in a design related field showing career progression and increasing responsibility) as approved by the Academic Board.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Master of Design is specifically structured to facilitate a dynamic engagement across disciplines to include, designers, developers, technologists, programmers, and artists. It is in this collaborative environment that exploring the convergent spaces between disciplines that are shaping current and future design technologies and applications is realised.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Graphic and Design Studies at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 303 0402
Fax: (09) 303 0646

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