Courses & Units

Bachelor of Visual Communication (13F)

This on-campus 3-year (minimum) full-time course is offered by the Faculty of Arts through the Tasmanian School of Art at Hobart. Part-time study is also available.

Duration

3 Years full time

Up to 7 Years part time

Location

Hobart

ATAR

See entry requirements below


Course intake

Hobart
Semester 1, Semester 2, Summer school, Winter school (early), Spring school
Hobart
Semester 1, Semester 2, Summer school, Winter school (early), Spring school

Course rules

See full course rules and guidelines

Course contact

Phone: 1300 363 864
Email: Course.Info@utas.edu.au
Online: Enquiries


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Duration

3 Years full time

Location

Hobart

Academic Requirements

See entry requirements below

CRICOS

Code: 056432B


Course intake

Hobart
Semester 1, Semester 2, Summer school, Winter school (early), Spring school
Hobart
Semester 1, Semester 2, Summer school, Winter school (early), Spring school

Course rules

See full course rules and guidelines

Course contact

Phone:+61 3 8676 7017
Online: International enquiries


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Course objectives

The Bachelor of Visual Communication will equip you with the necessary technical, conceptual and research skills to produce innovative and effective visual communications for an identified audience. You will focus on the design of communication and on developing communication strategies to solve particular communication problems. The BVC provides a pathway to enter all aspects of the communication design industry including advertising, graphic design, multimedia, publishing, film, theatre, music, video and television industries.


The program develops general abilities in the following areas:

-Developing effective Communication strategies
-Technical and conceptual problem solving skills
-Presentation skills both visual and verbal
-An appreciation for the historical and societal context of design.
-An awareness of the ethical and responsible practice of design and the impact of design on society.
-Research skills

Course structure

In the Bachelor of Visual Communication, you enrol in 2 majors, a minor and 4 student electives. The Support Studies major is the compulsory major for all students, with a choice of second major and minor and student electives.

This degree consists of a total of 24 units comprising:
  • A reversed major of 8 units: 4 introductory, 2 intermediate, 2 advanced units
  • A (standard) major of 8 units: 2 introductory, 2 intermediate, 4 advanced units
  • A minor of 4 units: 2 introductory, 2 intermediate units
  • Four student elective units: units which may be chosen from this or any other subject area within the University, provided they meet the unit level requirements for the degree (see next point below), unit pre-requisites and quotas. You may take individual units or study the equivalent of a second minor through your student electives and try out different subject areas – it’s your choice.
  • Unit level requirements for the degree are: between 8-10 units at introductory level, 6-10 units at intermediate level and 6-10 units at advanced level.

Compulsory reverse major

Compulsory introductory units

In this core unit you will be introduced to a range of terms from the specialist language of art and design criticism. These terms have wide currency in contemporary discourse about art and design, and a number of them have…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit examines innovative and significant aspects of twentieth century art and design focusing in particular on the period of modernism from about 1880 to 1940. It will concentrate on some of the main terms which came into prominence during…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Compulsory intermediate unit

As students in art and/or design, it is important to be able to locate your work in the broader context of debates about the role and significance of the visual arts. Of particular relevance to contemporary practice has been the…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Compulsory advanced units

This unit offers an in depth investigation of word-based communication and its relationship to language. It embraces both traditional craft issues and new technologies towards the practical application of typography across a range of print-based platforms. The unit engages with…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit will introduce you to your imminent professional environment as practicing professionals in the fields of art and design. Your learning will be centred on three key areas: hatching and developing ideas for professional projects for life after art…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Choose 2 introductory units from the following list:

This unit will introduce you to a range of principles and practices in drawing. It will increase your knowledge of the pictorial elements of composition (line, tone, shape, volume, texture); skills in observation, translation and interpretation and familiarity with field…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The computer has become the digital "sketch book" of the 21st century, a tool for developing ideas, as well as refining and producing them. This is an introductory course that focuses on digital imaging technologies, techniques, and aesthetics, developing your…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Technical knowledge and experience is an important component of many contemporary art and design practices.This introductory unit will develop your ability to fabricate, construct and assemble a series of objects through applied techniques.INTRO TO 3D FABRICATION emphasises hands-on experience, and…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Students are introduced to the principles, practice and process of 3D design. Through a series of projects, students are introduced to a variety of techniques for conceptualising, developing and presenting design solutions through sketching, scale model making, full-size mock up…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The camera is a key imaging tool of contemporary culture, making an understanding of basic photographic technique a vital skill. This unit will introduce you to the medium of photography, and requires no prior camera experience. You will take control…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Photography 1 will broaden your understanding of the photographic medium. You will be encouraged to explore fundamental elements of photography as strategic tools of communication and to build your own visual vocabulary. Concepts and skills are introduced through a series…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

In this unit you will engage with a wide variety of art practices and artists from historical and contemporary contexts to determine appropriate strategies for the creation of painterly artworks. In this unit there is an emphasis on idea and…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Students are introduced to the techniques of printmaking as a process of enquiry and creation. You will be encouraged to test the technical, material and conceptual possibilities of the print medium. A supportive environment is provided to extend your knowledge,…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Students undertake three set projects as an introduction to making and thinking in three-dimensions and to gain experience working with a diverse range of materials. Students are expected to: develop a creative approach to solving visual 'problems'; acquire the knowledge,…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Choose 1 intermediate unit from the following list:

This unit will provide you with an introduction to key developments in Australian contemporary art from 1970 onwards, with a focus on the last 3 decades of the 20th century. You will become familiar with the work of a diverse…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit will introduce you to the history and theory of landscape art with particular emphasis on the ways in which artists have worked with wilderness and natural environment themes. You will learn about the historical development of these themes…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit looks at ideas and influences that have shaped craft and design practice in the post-war period. It will address such issues as ; regionalism versus internationalism in Australian craft and design; the influence of nature in design, the…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

In contemporary Western culture, great emphasis is placed on physical appearance as a vehicle for defining who we are. For this reason it has become an important area of investigation by both social theorists and artists. This unit focuses on…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit introduces students to the development of contemporary art within the Asia Pacific region over the recent decades. It focuses on a range of critical debates including art and politics, art and religion, art of the diaspora, globalisation and…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Questions concerning the body and how it is imaged have become central to contemporary discussions about identity. It is a prominent theme in much recent art practice where the body appears not just in the form of visual representations but…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The unit examines the nexus between art, design and technological innovation. Its central focus is contemporary art practice, with reference to historical examples of artists and critics who were engaged with new technologies and social change in earlier times. The…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Formal and technical experimentation, social transgression and political opposition were the hallmarks of the European avant-gardes. This unit will offer a critical evaluation of the concept of the avant-garde, with reference to established theories. Focusing primarily on the inter-war years…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Choose 1 of the following majors and linked minor:-

Either

A major comprises 2 introductory, 2 intermediate and 4 advanced level units. However in BFA, students can choose to take 25pts or 37.5pt or 50pts at Intermediate level. There are 4 options available to you and the option you choose will impact on the number of Degree Elective(s) you are required to take:

Option 1: FSE281 Electronic Media 2C (12.5pts) + FSE282 Electronic Media 2D (12.5 pts): students must take 2x 12.5pts Intermediate Degree Electives.
Option 2: FSE281 Electronic Media 2C (12.5pts) + FSE212 Electronic Media 2B   (25pts):  students must take 1x 12.5pts Intermediate Degree Elective.
Option 3: FSE211 Electronic Media 2A    (25pts) + FSE282 Electronic Media 2D (12.5pts): students must take 1x 12.5pts Intermediate Degree Elective.
Option 4: FSE211 Electronic Media 2A    (25pts) + FSE212 Electronic Media 2B   (25pts):  there is no room for Degree Electives in this option.
If only one 25 point unit is chosen, either one 12.5point intermediate level unit from the major schedule or the other 25point unit must be taken in the student electives, to meet unit pre-requisites for the advanced level units in the major.

Year 1
Compulsory introductory units

Why should you want to study this unit? Electronic media is a creative arts discipline primarily focused on the moving image (video, film, animation) but also includes sound, WWW design, interactive media, physical electronics and installation. The moving image is…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Why should you want to study this unit?Core Studies in Art and Design is an introduction to fundamental concepts and processes common to art and design practice. You will find that Core Studies complements studio majors by developing a common…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Year 2
Choose 1 of the following intermediate pairs:

Electronic Media covers a diverse range of forms (video, animation, web, sound, installation, interactivity) and is the most pervasive means of production and delivery for expressive communication in the world today. Whether you aspirations are to be a designer, artist…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit will assist you in developing one of the fundamental skills required to become a successful practitioner; knowing where your ideas are coming from. By undertaking Electronic Media 2B will continue to develop your technical, formal and conceptual abilities…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

OR

Electronic Media covers a diverse range of forms (video, animation, web, sound, installation, interactivity) and is the most pervasive means of production and delivery for expressive communication in the world today. Whether you aspirations are to be a designer, artist…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit will assist you in developing one of the fundamental skills required to become a successful practitioner; knowing where your ideas are coming from. By undertaking E-Media 2B will continue to develop your technical, formal and conceptual abilities as…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

OR

Electronic Media covers a diverse range of forms (video, animation, web, sound, installation, interactivity) and is the most pervasive means of production and delivery for expressive communication in the world today. Whether you aspirations are to be a designer, artist…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit will assist you in developing one of the fundamental skills required to become a successful practitioner; knowing where your ideas are coming from. By undertaking Electronic Media 2B will continue to develop your technical, formal and conceptual abilities…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

OR

Electronic Media covers a diverse range of forms (video, animation, web, sound, installation, interactivity) and is the most pervasive means of production and delivery for expressive communication in the world today. Whether you aspirations are to be a designer, artist…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit will assist you in developing one of the fundamental skills required to become a successful practitioner; knowing where your ideas are coming from. By undertaking E-Media 2B will continue to develop your technical, formal and conceptual abilities as…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Year 3
Compulsory advanced units

In consultation with staff, you will produce your graduating project, in a form of electronic media in which you have developed some expertise. The outcome will be a resolved work to be installed for the third year Graduate Show.Students will…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

In consultation with staff, students develop a project or projects, selecting a form of electronic media in which they have started to develop expertise. While this may consist of one substantial piece of work, in this semester students are encouraged…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Year 1
Compulsory introductory units

Study of this unit will introduce you to the fundamental principles of visual communication, including typography, image-making, conceptual development, composition, and layout. The focus of this unit is on experimentation and creative process. Thematic lectures relate to projects and give…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit provides an introduction to digital layout software tools and processes used by print designers for laying out documents. Common commercial software tools such as Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign are introduced through this unit, but the emphasis of…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Year 2
Compulsory intermediate units

The emphasis of this unit is on conceptual development and experimentation with type and image. This unit encourages you to explore visual communication through a range of media, processes and applications. Study of this unit will involve responding to two…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The emphasis for this unit is on research, conceptual development, and an exploration of different aspects of visual communication using animation and campaign strategies. Study of this unit will involve responding to two project briefs, which focus on the use…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Or

A major comprises 2 introductory, 2 intermediate and 4 advanced level units. However in BFA, students can choose to take 25pts or 37.5pt or 50pts at Intermediate level. There are 4 options available to you and the option you choose will impact on the number of Degree Elective(s) you are required to take:

Option 1: FSG281 Visual Communication 2C (12.5%) + FSG282 Visual Communication 2D (12.5%):  students must take 2x 12.5pts Intermediate Degree Electives.
Option 2: FSG281 Visual Communication 2C (12.5%) + FSG212Visual Communication 2B (25%):  students must take 1x 12.5pts Intermediate Degree Elective.
Option 3: FSG211 Visual Communication 2A (25%) + FSG282 Visual Communication 2D (12.5%):  students must take 1x 12.5pts Intermediate Degree Elective.
Option 4: FSG211 Visual Communication 2A (25%) + FSG212 Visual Communication 2B (25%):  there is no room for Degree Electives in this option.

If only one 25% unit is chosen, either one 12.5% intermediate level unit from the major schedule or the other 25% unit must be taken in the degree or student electives, to meet unit prerequisites for the advanced level units in the major.

Year 1
Compulsory introductory units

Study of this unit will introduce you to the fundamental principles of visual communication, including typography, image-making, conceptual development, composition, and layout. The focus of this unit is on experimentation and creative process. Thematic lectures relate to projects and give…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit provides an introduction to digital layout software tools and processes used by print designers for laying out documents. Common commercial software tools such as Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign are introduced through this unit, but the emphasis of…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Year 2
Choose 2 intermediate units from the following list:

The emphasis of this unit is on conceptual development and experimentation with type and image. This unit encourages you to explore visual communication through a range of media, processes and applications. Study of this unit will involve responding to two…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The emphasis for this unit is on research, conceptual development, and an exploration of different aspects of visual communication using animation and campaign strategies. Study of this unit will involve responding to two project briefs, which focus on the use…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

OR

The emphasis of this unit is on conceptual development and experimentation with type and image. This unit encourages you to explore visual communication through a range of media, processes and applications. Study of this unit will involve responding to two…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The emphasis for this unit is on research, conceptual development, and an exploration of different aspects of visual communication using animation and campaign strategies. Study of this unit will involve responding to two project briefs, which focus on the use…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

OR

The emphasis of this unit is on conceptual development and experimentation with type and image. This unit encourages you to explore visual communication through a range of media, processes and applications. Study of this unit will involve responding to two…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The emphasis for this unit is on research, conceptual development, and an exploration of different aspects of visual communication using animation and campaign strategies. Study of this unit will involve responding to two project briefs, which focus on the use…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

OR

The emphasis of this unit is on conceptual development and experimentation with type and image. This unit encourages you to explore visual communication through a range of media, processes and applications. Study of this unit will involve responding to two…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The emphasis for this unit is on research, conceptual development, and an exploration of different aspects of visual communication using animation and campaign strategies. Study of this unit will involve responding to two project briefs, which focus on the use…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Year 3
Compulsory advanced units

Study of this unit will develop your critical, analytical, creative and technical skills, enabling you to produce design solutions at an advanced level. The emphasis for this unit is on research, conceptual development and professional practice. You will continue to…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The focus of this unit is on self-directed project management and professionalism. This is an opportunity to refine and focus your creative interests into a single project. During this unit you will be encouraged to explore research methodologies, information design,…

Credit Points: 25

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Year 1
Compulsory introductory units

Why should you want to study this unit? Electronic media is a creative arts discipline primarily focused on the moving image (video, film, animation) but also includes sound, WWW design, interactive media, physical electronics and installation. The moving image is…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Why should you want to study this unit?Core Studies in Art and Design is an introduction to fundamental concepts and processes common to art and design practice. You will find that Core Studies complements studio majors by developing a common…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Year 2
Compulsory intermediate units

Electronic Media covers a diverse range of forms (video, animation, web, sound, installation, interactivity) and is the most pervasive means of production and delivery for expressive communication in the world today. Whether you aspirations are to be a designer, artist…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit will assist you in developing one of the fundamental skills required to become a successful practitioner; knowing where your ideas are coming from. By undertaking Electronic Media 2B will continue to develop your technical, formal and conceptual abilities…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Student Electives

Student Electives are your choice of units from any study area across the University, subject to requisites being met.  For the BVC, students take Student Electives in their second and third year.  You will find the Student Elective schedule in your Study Plan in your eStudent.  The 4 units can be your choice or you can use the student electives to form a 2nd minor.  If you need assistance with your selection, please contact Arts Student central at Arts.Faculty@utas.edu.au 

Career opportunities are available to graduates with a Bachelor of Visual Communication in the diverse communication design profession and industry including: multimedia, graphic design, visual communication, electronic transmission, image generation, art direction, interactive media, publishing, print based media, advertising design, marketing, exhibition and environmental graphics, illustration and electronic imaging, corporate design and mass communication, design management interpretation design, theatre design and event design.

As an applicant you will gain automatic entry if you satisfy the University's normal admission requirements, with the addition of at least a passing grade in a practically orientated pre-tertiary Visual Arts or Design subjects or at TAFE certificate IV (or higher, with evidence of some study of Art History or Theory).

If you do not meet these requirements, then it is still possible to apply and gain entry to the BVC. You should submit a folio consisting of no more than ten photographs, drawings, paintings or electronic images of work and a statement outlining your interest in the course including any relevant experience or qualifications.

Course counselling will be offered to all successful applicants prior to the start of semester, to discuss choice of studio and potential careers.

Credit Transfer and Articulation

It will be possible for students to transfer from the BVC into the BFA degree upon completion of all introductory level units. Equally, students who have successfully undertaken introductory level units in Visual Communication and Electronic Media may transfer from the BFA into the BVC.

Graduates from the Bachelor of Visual Communication, who have successfully completed the prerequisite requirements for further study, will be eligible to apply the Master of Visual Communication (coursework).

Graduates who have completed a BVC with sufficient merit will also be eligible to apply for entry to the Bachelor of Visual Communications with Honours degree.

Fees for domestic students are based on individual unit selections. Please refer to the fees section of each unit description to work out an indicative annual cost.

International students should refer to the International Students course fees page to get an indicative course cost.

Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.