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A Bachelor of Arts typically requires three to four years of study before completion, though the length of time required varies depending on the institution and the country in which the institution is located. The degree focuses on a discipline within the liberal arts, and completion of such a degree generally leads to a wide variety of excellent employment opportunities.

A Bachelor of Arts in Design provides students access to one of the fastest-growing industries and is considered an exceptionally valuable degree. But exactly what is a BA in Design Studies and what does it entail? The Bachelor of Arts in Design provides students with the opportunity to explore what goes into the construction of any object through an understanding of the planning, preparation and execution of many different projects. 

The benefits of earning a Bachelor of Arts in Design are many, as design is closely associated with a number of popular industries, including art, engineering, and production.

Students in these programs are afforded the opportunity to explore the aspects of design that relate to these particular industries and more, and they also benefit from the fact that there are countless career paths that can be taken upon completion of such a program.

The cost of a degree in design studies varies greatly depending on the country and the individual institution. It is always in the best interest of the student to conduct thorough research on the cost of each program before arriving at a final decision. 

There are many excellent career opportunities available to students who earn a BA in Design. These opportunities include employment in the aforementioned industries, along with employment in graphic design, web design, product design, and fashion design.

 

Design is a growing field and those with practical knowledge in this field are often highly sought-after. There are many exceptional programs available for you to choose from in our comprehensive database, so please take a few moments to search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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143 Results in Design Studies

Zurich University of the Arts

The study in the Bachelor's degree in Scientific Visualization conveys the conceptual, creative and methodological foundations for the contemporary communication of scien ... [+]

The study in the Bachelor's degree in Scientific Visualization conveys the conceptual, creative and methodological foundations for the contemporary communication of scientific content: the appropriation of realistic-illusionistic presentation techniques, the use of different media such as interaction, e-learning, 3D animation and virtual reality and cooperation with science.

Career Options

Graduates with a bachelor's degree work at colleges and universities, in medical institutions, in museums or on archaeological excavations. They work for editorial offices, publishers or agencies or, as freelance illustrators, design visualizations in a scientific or popular scientific context.

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Switzerland Zürich
September 2019
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
London College of Contemporary Arts

With an international reputation for producing graduates that stand out for their creative thinking and technical skills, our BA (Hons) Graphic Design degree is a 3 year ... [+]

BA (Hons) Graphic Design

With an international reputation for producing graduates that stand out for their creative thinking and technical skills, our BA (Hons) Graphic Design degree is a 3 year programme and does prepare students to become flexible and creative graphic design professionals, with a specific personal graphics skill set, able to negotiate their way through an exciting professional career.

You will be taught by passionate and experienced graphic design professionals who have worked in some of the best design agencies in the UK. Their dedication to helping you bring your projects to life will give you the confidence and knowledge to follow your passions and choose a path that fits with your academic aspirations and career goals.... [-]

United Kingdom London
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Marbella Design Academy

Study in English at Marbella Design Academy in sunny Spain for your BA (Hons) Validated programme in Graphic Design & Media. Bachelor of Arts (Hons) degree awarded by ... [+]

Study in English at Marbella Design Academy in sunny Spain for your BA (Hons) Validated programme in Graphic Design & Media.

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) degree awarded by the University of Bedfordshire, UK.

This three-year Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Validated Interior Architecture & Design programme offered to our students is developed, delivered and assessed by Marbella Design Academy and validated by the University of Bedfordshire, UK.

The Bachelor of Arts Validated programme starts September and January each year.

Duration: 3years Language: English Credits: 360CP in the UK = 180 ECTS points Marbella Design Academy is an exclusive design school with a family-like atmosphere among students and staff who originate from around the world. The maximum number of places available is 230, so students receive a great deal of personal attention and one-to-one tuition from their teachers. Each academic year is quality controlled by external examiners.... [-]

Spain Marbella
September 2019
Full-time
1 - 3 years
Campus
Raffles Singapore

The BA (Hons) Product Design courses aim specifically to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and understanding, as well as the contacts and networking experience, ... [+]

The BA (Hons) Product Design courses aim specifically to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and understanding, as well as the contacts and networking experience, to establish themselves as design professionals. Through strong industry links and professionally relevant projects, briefs and simulated working practices, these courses will offer students the best possible advantages for fostering a career in the product design industries. Apart from international case studies, students are exposed to Asian culture and will integrate their own identity which will reflect their choice of design solutions.

Minimum Entry Requirements Completion of Raffles Singapore Advanced Diploma; or Equivalent Core Design Enquiry Product Design BA Final Major Project Professional ID Studies 3 Elective Electives* Advanced English: Academic Essay Writing Design Promotion Enhancing Reflective Study Skills Across Cultural Boundaries Global Experience in Art and Design How to set up a Freelance Business ... [-]
Singapore
August 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Code University of Applied Sciences Berlin

Our Interaction Design program takes future designers on a journey that explores the look, feel and behavior to create positive experiences through technology. In the vas ... [+]

BAs in Design Studies. This program takes future designers on a journey that explores the look, feel and behavior to create positive experiences through technology. In the vast and fast-paced discipline of Interaction Design, our study program prepares you to work in the creative industry where you put the human, instead of the function, as the starting point of designing the interaction with technology. Your career choices With a trained grasp of de­sign con­cepts and prac­ti­cal im­ple­men­ta­tion com­pe­tence, you will be re­spon­si­ble for the look, feel and user-friend­li­ness of the soft­ware you are work­ing on. You will be able to cre­ate low-fi­delity sketches and pixel-per­fect moc... [-]
Germany Berlin
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Arden University

Are you a creative thinker? Do you want to know how to apply design theory and skills in practice? If so, this Graphic Design programme will aim to develop your understan ... [+]

Are you a creative thinker? Do you want to know how to apply design theory and skills in practice? If so, this Graphic Design programme will aim to develop your understanding of the core principles of design and its potential across a range of sectors.

You will delve into traditional and contemporary technologies to produce innovative and aesthetic designs as well as form an understanding of the critical, conceptual and historical background of art, design and visual culture. Through the course's assignments, you will build up a portfolio of work or set of ‘Digital sketchbooks and final outcomes’ to evidence the skills and knowledge you have gained.

Course Requirements

A high school diploma or equivalent qualifications in two subjects at GCE A-level plus passes at grade C or above in three subjects at GCSE level. If you are not an English native speaker, you will be required to provide us with a proof of English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.0 or above.... [-]

United Kingdom Coventry
April 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 years
Online
VIAMODA

During Fashion Communications & Brand Design programme, students develop and achieve skills of creating and managing a fashion brand, building it’s identity and recog ... [+]

During Fashion Communications & Brand Design, 7 semesters programme, students develop and achieve skills of creating and managing a fashion brand, building it’s identity and recognition by potential customers on the market.

During the studies, VIAMODA teaches how to use communication tools and systems to promote companies and fashion brands, create advertising campaigns, graphics and photographic works, and activities in the Internet space (e-commerce, e-marketing).

The studies are taught in Polish on a full-time and part-time basis.

Our students receive knowledge on how to organize fashion events, appropriate for the intended promotional purpose, the specificity of the brand, budget, and expectations of the target group.... [-]

Poland Warsaw
October 2019
Full-time
Part-time
7 semesters
Campus
Kentucky Wesleyan College

The Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design online degree completion program is designed to help meet the ever-increasing demand for qualified and highly skilled professionals ... [+]

About

The Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design online degree completion program is designed to help meet the ever-increasing demand for qualified and highly skilled professionals in the field of graphic design and other related fields. Students in this program complete a required core of art courses in which foundation principles of art and design are studied. After completing drawing and foundation design courses, students begin graphic design coursework that will focus on typography, branding design, publication, web design, animation and other advanced projects.

Graphic Design Online Degree Map I. General Education General Humanities (3 hours in history, 3 hours in religion) 9 cr... [-]
USA Owensboro
September 2019
Online
University of Hradec Králové, Faculty of Education

Multimedia Graphic Design is a bachelor degree study field in the frame of study programme Specialization in Pedagogy, organized in the full-time form of study. ... [+]

Multimedia Graphic Design is a bachelor degree study field in the frame of study programme Specialization in Pedagogy, organized in the full-time form of study.

Profile of graduates and their prospective employment: Graduates in Graphics and Multimedia have been trained in creating graphic designs, graphic arts and visual communication generally. They are able to use any traditional graphic techniques. Graduates can be employed as artists, designers, lecturers and tutors. They are ready to teach at primary schools, secondary schools, they can work as lecturers of traditional printing techniques, as tutors in educational centres, as collaborators in open-air museums, lecturers at various educative events. Graduates can also work as independent artists and designers.... [-]

Czech Republic Hradec Kralove
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
LCI Melbourne

With immense global urbanization, never before has interior design offered so many opportunities to change the way people live. ... [+]

With immense global urbanization, never before has interior design offered so many opportunities to change the way people live. With a strong focus on space, students discover the history and world of interiors, and how to conceptualize, develop, and produce dynamic and engaging spaces in both a residential and commercial context. The conceptual, theoretical and technical knowledge and skills gained, allows graduates to excel in a career where place and people meet.

COURSE OBJECTIVES Understand and appreciate a client’s needs and resulting space requirements Identify and address spatial and function needs for interiors Integrate research and technical specifications into the design process Understand and design for residential and commercial space needs Appreciate and apply key concepts in sustainability Understand style and trend forecasting in the design process. PROSPECTIVE STUDENT PROFILE Creative students with an interest in space, function, and form Excellent communication skills Solutions oriented problem solver ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA ... [-]
Australia Melbourne
January 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Berlin International - University of Applied Sciences

In hands-on projects, you will experience the entire workflow from finding ideas for technical implementation. You design apps, animations, posters, books, magazines, bra ... [+]

In hands-on projects, you will experience the entire workflow from finding ideas for technical implementation. You design apps, animations, posters, books, magazines, brand identities and more. Our practical approach prepares you to develop your creative personality and become a professional designer.

Study Communication Design in a motivating environment

Studying Graphic Design & Visual Communication (also called ‘Communication Design’) in the middle of Berlin provides permanent inspiration. In a friendly and motivating learning atmosphere, our experienced team of lecturers and professors encourages you to unfold your talents. We support you with an open and inclusive environment and personally respond to your needs to prepare you for a professional career as a graphic designer.... [-]

Germany Berlin
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Pulse College

Pulse College is very excited to partner with Griffith College, Ireland’s largest independent third level institution, to deliver this brand new, unique and industry-focu ... [+]

Pulse College is very excited to partner with Griffith College, Ireland’s largest independent third level institution, to deliver this brand new, unique and industry-focused BA (Hons) Degree in Audio and Music Technology.

Recording Studios, Live Venue’s, TV & Radio, Post-Production, Live Performance: It is now essential to be skilled in an array of disciplines to become successful in the audio industry.

It is with these various industry disciplines in mind that we have designed a new BA (Hons) Degree in Audio & Music Technology in partnership with Ireland’s largest independent third level institution, Griffith College.

Aimed at musicians, DJ’s, computer music hobbyists, and general lovers of music, this programme will train you with the skills required to succeed as a modern-day Audio Professional.... [-]

Ireland Grand Canal Dock
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Cagliari

The Interior Designer works on design projects in different environments: first and foremost is the domestic household area, private and collective living spaces, public ... [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ITALIAN LANGUAGE.

The Interior Designer works on design projects in different environments: first and foremost is the domestic household area, private and collective living spaces, public spaces (airports, ports, stations), public service areas (banks, post offices, hospitals, schools, museums and exhibition spaces); places for consumers (shops, bars, hotels) and lastly open spaces (squares, courtyards, and playgrounds).

Professional Profiles: The career potential of an Interior Designer includes: the design of furniture systems; interior home decorating; interior public spaces dedicated to social, cultural, education, care and hospitality centers; urban furnishings, preparing fairs and temporary events; exhibit design. The Interior Designer can also propose to work as a general designer, CAD designer of interiors, or as a technician in the physical and virtual modeling of spaces.... [-]

Italy Cagliari
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
British University Vietnam

Students will have the option to choose from 3 individual degree streams: Graphic Design, Illustration and Photography. Each course is designed for students to explore an ... [+]

About

Students will have the option to choose from 3 individual degree streams: Graphic Design, Illustration and Photography. Each course is designed for students to explore and develop skills to meet the needs of the Creative Industries in their chosen specialism. Students will gain practical skills and the associated knowledge and expertise to succeed in the sector.

Career Opportunities Graphic Design graduates will be able to work in positions within design studios, advertising agencies, branding companies, TV, film and freelance enterprises. Illustration graduates will have the knowledge and skills needed to develop a career in a variety of visua... [-]
Vietnam Hanoi Ecopark Township
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
The Open College of the Arts

The BA (Hons) Visual communication course offers an accessible distance learning experience through which students are encouraged to develop a sense of visual enquiry, ex ... [+]

Summary

With our open learning approach, the OCA’s Visual Communications degree (comprising of Graphic Design and Illustration courses) provides a real alternative to traditional campus-based learning. Our inspiring course materials enable you to work at your own pace, in your own time, and whenever you choose to study.

Degree overview

The BA (Hons) Visual communication course offers an accessible distance learning experience through which students are encouraged to develop a sense of visual inquiry, expand their horizons, and begin to find a personal creative voice within their practice. The course provides an interdisciplinary approach to study through which students can choose and explore a breadth of subjects, moving towards specialisms in graphic design, illustration or a combination of these subjects.... [-]

United Kingdom Barnsley
August 2019
Part-time
Online