Bachelor Programs in Digital Design

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Digital Design

Students who want to pair their artistic disposition with their computer skills should investigate a Bachelor in Digital Design. With a degree in digital design, students can hone their design skills and learn the tricks of the trade to create a successful career in the creative industry.

 

One questions that most students ask is, what is a Bachelor in Digital Design? It is a course of study that enables students to navigate the complex world of technology and design. Most degrees focus on the communication of information and ideas in print and digital media. It is not uncommon for programs to integrate old and new technology, blending traditional design principles with innovative applications. During their time in the program, students are encouraged to explore context and form, typography, image making, photography and interactive digital media. Within their programs, students have the option of specializing and developing their skills and ambitions.

 

Participating in a digital design program has several benefits. In addition to preparing students to succeed in the digital media field, it enables students to be more competitive by placing them in situations that let them use and test their newfound skills. A Bachelor in Digital Design also teaches students how to succinctly communicate ideas and present them professionally.

 

The cost to students varies between institutions and programs, but the number of years required to complete the program is usually the same. Most digital design programs are three to four years long.

 

The number of career options available to students with a Bachelor in Digital Design is impressive. Students can opt for a career in the motion picture and video field and work as animators, or they can choose to enter the business world and work with companies. Most digital design professionals in the business field work with marketing and advertising departments to meet companies' needs. They also work with software publishers and public relations firms.

 

Many institutions around the world offer a Bachelor in Digital Design. 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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Advanced Degree In Graphic Design

FDModa - LCI Barcelona
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Spain Barcelona

Would you like to work in multimedia design, digital and motion graphics applications? Want to develop your potential to generate your own language and creative solutions to [+]

Bachelors in Digital Design. Language of instruction: Spanish Would you like to work in multimedia design, digital and motion graphics applications? Want to develop your potential to generate your own language and creative solutions for advertising and corporate communication? Study a Degree in Graphic Design at Degree equivalent internationally recognized University. - Receive academic training structured in four years with an option to Mention Specialty. - Our pedagogical approach is based on experiential learning and always adapted to market needs. The training focuses specifically on digital graphic design. - Project methodology: Learn how to deliver real solutions in the global context, and takes an entrepreneurial culture. - Enjoy fully equipped with the latest software classrooms. - Small groups and personal attention from professors with professional experience in the field of graphic design to help you develop your potential and achieve your goals. GOALS Superior Design Art Education with a specialization in Graphic Design general aim of training qualified designers capable of addressing current and future challenges, given the evolution of graphic design to language and digital technologies (websites, blogs, digital applications, tablets, multiplatform). Learning of visual culture is encouraged, providing the student with a solid foundation in narrative techniques and audiovisual technology for digital environments: picture, movie, audio, 3D animation. Thanks to the acquisition of a project methodology, students learn to deliver real solutions in the global and competitive environment and to acquire an entrepreneurial culture. Graphic Designer Profile corresponds to a professional mastered various techniques and communication strategies that... [-]

Licence Pro - Métiers de l'internet et du multimédia

ITECOM Art Design Paris
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 France Paris

La Licence Professionnelle « Métiers de l’Internet et du Multimédia » est dispensée à Itecom Art Design en partenariat avec l’IUT de Troyes – Université de Reims Champagne Ardennes. Elle assure l’insertion professionnelle des diplômés dans les domaines des technologies numériques de l’information et de la communication. [+]

La Licence Professionnelle « Métiers de l’Internet et du Multimédia » est dispensée à Itecom Art Design en partenariat avec l’IUT de Troyes – Université de Reims Champagne Ardennes. Elle assure l’insertion professionnelle des diplômés dans les domaines des technologies numériques de l’information et de la communication. Cette licence pro (niveau II) forme à la maîtrise de technologies numériques de pointe dans les métiers du multimédia en général, de manager des projets dans le web, tandis qu’une partie du programme aborde les aspects marketing, communication, juridique, financier et pratique qui permettent aux diplômés de gérer des projets et d’entreprendre dans le web. DÉBOUCHÉS Développeur Web Intégrateur rich média Concepteur et réalisateur web ou multimédia Assistant chef de projet internet Consultant internet, intranet, extranet Créateur d’entreprise PME/PMI Chargé de communication PME/PMI SECTEURS D'ACTIVITÉ Agence ou studio de création de supports multimédias, Web Agency, Société de services en ingénierie informatique (SSII), Industrie de numérique et de production interactifs en ligne, Presse, Audiovisuel, Commerce électronique et marketing… PROGRAMME FORMATION Elle repose sur 9 unités d’enseignements, dont la participation à la Junior Conseil, qui permet l’hébergement de projets et sert d’incubateur maison. Harmonisation (développement web, ergonomie, esthétique..) Solutions web pour l’entreprise Web marketing Ingénierie du projet Management d’équipe E-CRM Ingénierie des contenus Culture des entreprises numériques Junior conseil ADMISSION À L’ÉCOLE Titulaires d’un bac+2 dans le domaine du web et/ou de l’informatique (DUT SRC, DUT informatique, L2, BTS Informatique et réseaux pour l’industrie et les services techniques, BTS Services informatiques aux organisations, etc.). Publics... [-]

Bachelor of Design specialising in Ideation Design

Inscape Education Group
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 South Africa Cape Town Durban Midrand Pretoria + 3 more

An idea generator understands global issues and wants to debate them. They are curiously intellectual, highly collaborative and good at communicating. A design researcher works as part of a multidisciplinary team to identify needs and requirements, define strategy and solve problems for clients. [+]

Bachelors in Digital Design. An idea generator understands global issues and wants to debate them. They are curiously intellectual, highly collaborative and good at communicating. A design researcher works as part of a multidisciplinary team to identify needs and requirements, define strategy and solve problems for clients. Responsibilities would include; innovative planning, designing and conducting research activities including ethnographic interviews, competitive analysis, organisational research and usability testing, analysing results and synthesizing research findings into design requirements and goals and communicating insights from research to clients to ensure potential design solutions are provided for identified businesses and individual users alike. Employment would be found in established design studios, corporate environments and as a freelance consultant dealing with ideation projects and developmental initiatives. Consumables cost 1st year (+-R1000) **estimates only Continuous project based assessment Digital and print portfolio submissions in 2nd and 3rd year Final years graduate in December Degree candidates can go on to apply for post graduate studies pending they meet the application and entrance requirements of the relevant Institution. Our programmes are quality assured and standardised across all Inscape campuses nationally. You can enrol for our Bachelor of Design programme at any campus to complete your 1st year. Students who are accepted into certain degree specialisation programmes might be required to complete their 2nd and 3rd year studies at another specialised Inscape campus. What is included in the course MacBook * optional Wacom tablet Software licenses (as per programme requirements) Prescribed textbooks 1st year preliminary art equipment Online library... [-]

BDes in Special Effects for Film & Television

University of Bolton
Campus Full time 3 - 6 years August 2017 United Kingdom Bolton

This programme is for students who wish to combine design creativity, physical model making skills and cutting edge 2 and 3D computer modelling and prototyping in the creation of a variety of special effects for film, television and theatre. It offers a wide spectrum of opportunities in model design work, ranging from the highly accurate engineering approach of the product modeller, to the imaginative and inventive solutions of special... [+]

Special Effects for Film & Television - BDes (Hons) This programme is for students who wish to combine design creativity, physical model making skills and cutting edge 2 and 3D computer modelling and prototyping in the creation of a variety of special effects for film, television and theatre. It offers a wide spectrum of opportunities in model design work, ranging from the highly accurate engineering approach of the product modeller, to the imaginative and inventive solutions of special effects designers/animators in advertising, film and TV. Although this programme focuses on the creation and use of physical assets, any modern large scale film or TV production will utilise both physical and digital effects. While you will specialise in your chosen area you will work across fields so that you develop an understanding of the overall production workflow and your contribution to it. You will be taught through lectures, seminars and tutorials and a great deal of the teaching underpins academic theory as applied to real-life practical scenarios. Special features The programme uses its strong industry links to great effect by bringing in guest speakers from industry, demonstrations of materials and processes from relevant companies, visits to trade events and the opportunity to be involved with graduate recruitment events. You will benefit from our pyrotechnical, make-up and animatronics design expertise and be able to study specialist modules in these areas. There are opportunities to attend European conferences and trade events. What you will learn The programme is made up of modules covering... [-]

Degree In Design

IADE
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Portugal Lisbon

This degree aims to develop a solid formation and the promotion of a wide range of competences for a professional, innovative and socially valid professional practice in the creative areas. [+]

Bachelors in Digital Design. This degree aims to develop a solid formation and the promotion of a wide range of competences for a professional, innovative and socially valid professional practice in the creative areas. Throughout the course, the realization of projects with real application, aims to bring the students closer to the job market, preparing them to perform a function in the area of ​​design. This simulation of professional activity also gains another dimension through the facilities and laboratories that IADE provides to its students. This training, built from the multidisciplinary and integrative dialogue, has a generalist character thought for the continuation of specialized studies at the masters level. International experience In addition to the international partnerships that IADE has, the global network of Laureate International Universities offers 80 universities in 29 countries where students can make international mobility. Companies Throughout the degree, the student will have constant contact with the professional world, either through seminars with leaders and reference professionals, workshops, projects with companies and the possibility of internships. Employability Rate 91.5% Source: Http://infocursos.mec.pt/ SYLLABUS 1st Year 1st Semester ... [-]

Bachelor in Multimedia

Miguel Torga Institute of Higher Education (ISMT)
Campus Full time 6 semesters October 2017 Portugal Coimbra

The objectives of this course of study is to train graduates with the tools and skills in order to: interpret and construct with semantic rigor appropriate oral and written statements to various media and contexts [+]

As this program is taught entirely in Portuguese, candidates must be able to speak and write Portuguese or be willing to learn the language. The objectives of this course of study is to train graduates with the tools and skills in order to: - interpret and construct with semantic rigor appropriate oral and written statements to various media and contexts, developing the ability to innovate, demonstrating creativity in different communicative situations, the ability to exercise critical and self-critical professional situations; - identify notions of the Information Society, Globalization, Network; - know the legislation that regulates the communication; - recognize the process of communication and sensory processes inherent in this, knowing and applying tools of Information and Communication Technologies; - learn techniques and models in graphic design and vector; - know and apply technical principles to specific areas Audiovisual Production and Direction; - mastering the principles and techniques of computer programming; - know and apply the theoretical principles and techniques of Photography; - known theoretical principles and techniques apply Sound Effects; - produce Web content; - apply tools of graphic communication; - learn and apply contents on virtual scenography and animation; - distinguish and apply techniques of Plot / Screenwriting for Audiovisual and Multimedia; - own knowledge of systems analysis and databases; - understand different socio-cultural interactions in Cyberspace; PROFESSIONAL OPPORTUNITIES At the end of the 1st cycle of studies degree in Multimedia, students are empowered to exercise the various new professions which guarantee the harmonious relationship between the fields of... [-]

Bachelor of Applied Design in Graphic Design

LaSalle College Vancouver
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Canada Vancouver

The Art Institute of Vancouver’s Bachelor of Design in Graphic Design degree program focuses on the increasingly vital relationship between design and sustainable principles. As environmental demands escalate and take centre focus in educational and political discourse, there is a growing need for designers who can provide solutions while creating sustainable, eco-conscious designs. [+]

Bachelors in Digital Design. The Art Institute of Vancouver’s Bachelor of Design in Graphic Design degree program focuses on the increasingly vital relationship between design and sustainable principles. As environmental demands escalate and take centre focus in educational and political discourse, there is a growing need for designers who can provide solutions while creating sustainable, eco-conscious designs. This academic program aims to produce designers who combine technical aptitude, critical thinking skills and ethical awareness. Program graduates will possess knowledge of design and sustainable fundamentals, as well as an understanding of core values, emerging trends and discipline challenges. They will demonstrate professional excellence in the application of environmentally conscious principles to any design project or milieu. Program objectives Our specific objectives are to provide students the following: Competencies in a program emphasizing strong theoretical and practical knowledge necessary for graduates to seek entry-level employment; A hands-on, learning-centred educational environment that supports and enhances students’ professional and academic development as designers; Targeted preparation and training for entry-level employment opportunities within the design field; Access to appropriately credentialed faculty with extensive industry experience. Course List Drawing Fundamentals of Design Colour Theory Digital Imaging Fundamentals of Sustainable Design Graphic Stylization and Symbols Concept Development Digital Illustration Typography Advanced Typography Digital Imaging II Electronic Design Principles of Sustainable Design Sustainable Design Standards Green Campaign Production Procedures Corporate Identity Experimental Typography Design and Technology Advertising Sustainable Design Leadership Art Direction Conceptual Illustration Foundations of Electronic Production Copywriting for Electronic Media Digital Photography Portfolio I Bachelors degrees... [-]

Game Design and Development (Professional Higher Education)

Estonian Entrepreneurship University Of Applied Sciences (EUAS)
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Estonia Tallinn

Game Design and Development is a curriculum designed to provide skills for both starting up a mobile or PC indie games company as well as working as a gamification specialist in various fields. Though the curriculum allows for specialisation in game graphics or games software development, main emphasis is on gameplay, game mechanics and monetisation model design. [+]

Game Design and Development Focus on user experience design, player psychology and games as a business Three-year program, professional higher education degree Game-building and portfolio from Year One Game Design and Development is a curriculum designed to provide skills for both starting up a mobile or PC indie games company as well as working as a gamification specialist in various fields. Though the curriculum allows for specialisation in game graphics or games software development, main emphasis is on gameplay, game mechanics and monetisation model design. Our partners in both curriculum development and student instruction are games companies from around the world, both well-established veterans such as Creative Mobile or Pyrodactyl Games as well as agile fast-growers like Interactive Fate or Reval Entertainment. Graduates will be awarded a Diploma of Higher Education in Applied Sciences. Graduates are eligible to begin master's studies at EUAS or other universities in the European Union. [-]

Bachelor in Graphic Design

Marian University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Indianapolis

Visual and Creative Arts majors in graphic design receive instruction in the foundations of studio art. Building upon this foundation, students engage in specialized studies in print and digital media grounded in an understanding of the social impact of the arts. [+]

Bachelors in Digital Design. Bachelor in Graphic Design Visual and Creative Arts majors in graphic design receive instruction in the foundations of studio art. Building upon this foundation, students engage in specialized studies in print and digital media grounded in an understanding of the social impact of the arts. The program is designed to prepare students for entry into either graduate school or a position in the profession. For qualified students, internships are arranged during the senior year. Graphic design students work in a stat-of-the-art computer design studio dedicated solely to the department. Requirements Major for Bachelor of Arts Degree (B.A.) in Visual Creative Arts: Graphic Design All Visual and Creative Arts majors experience a set of core courses that provide the foundations of visual understanding and the creative impulse. The core courses include: ARH 240, ART 110, ART 120, and ART 255. VCA majors can then choose from four programs within the Department of Visual and Creative Arts. These four programs include art history, documentary studies, graphic design, and studio art (with or without a concentration in art therapy). The graphic design program requires 33 credits including ART 206, ART 226, ART 229, ART 326, ART 327, ART 426, ART 427, ART 490, ART 491, and three credits of a studio arts course. The program is completed with six hours of 300-level ARH courses. Students enter the department as B.A. visual and creative arts majors. There is a portfolio review after the completion of 110, 120, 206, and two... [-]

Degree In Graphic And Digital Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Sao Paulo
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 Brazil São Paulo

A graduate in Graphic Design has emphasis on the convergence of platforms of visual communication, graphic and digital, in order to increase the student's field of expertise. [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS IN PORTUGUESE Taught Visual identity, interfaces and applications, interaction, animation, websites, videos, photography, wayfinding, books, magazines and more a creative career and full of opportunities. Start of aulasagosto Duration 3 years (6 semesters) Portuguese language Program Accredited by MEC. Graduation in graphic design It has emphasis on the convergence of platforms of visual communication, graphic and digital, in order to increase the student's field of expertise. Offers content such as editorial design, branding, interface design and usability for applications, motion graphics development, websites, videos, photography, among others. The undergraduate program in Graphic Design and Digital Istituto Europeo di Design - IED São Paulo is an innovative higher education program, recognized and favorably reviewed by the MEC. Aims to train designers to respond promptly to 21st century challenges. The course has an interdisciplinary character, enhancing the integration of the areas of design and project culture through research, technology and creativity. Students interact with experts from different areas of knowledge and with national and international renowned professionals. COURSE FEATURES The training graduation course in Graphic Design and Digital Istituto Europeo di Design - IED São Paulo enhances the role of the designer allowing the generation of multimedia content, a requirement of contemporary communication. It appears in the area to growing demand for design of interactive interfaces for different communication devices, integrating traditional graphic universe with digital environments such as posters with QR codes (quick response), two-dimensional bar codes or magazines with codes for reading augmented reality, integrating virtual information... [-]

Bachelor of Creative Arts and Design (Graphic Design)

Charles Sturt University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 3 - 6 years January 2018 Australia Wagga Wagga Port Macquarie + 2 more

The Bachelor of Creative Arts and Design (Graphic Design) prepares you to work as an independent artist and designer or industry-employed practitioner. [+]

Bachelors in Digital Design. Tailor your degree with CSU’s Bachelor of Creative Arts and Design (Graphic Design). Developed and delivered in response to the demands of industry and the aspirations of highly motivated students, this degree prepares you to work as a graphic designer in advertising, publishing and other creative industries. It focuses on building creative, theoretical and technical skills with a focus on aesthetic and professional understanding. Diversity underpins the structure of the Bachelor of Creative Arts and Design (Graphic Design), with a cross-section of specific subjects covering all aspects of design, advertising and new media – including web and video applications. Available for full-time, part-time or online study, CSU’s course is delivered with flexibility in mind, allowing you to study while at the same time meeting your work and lifestyle commitments. Why study this course? The Bachelor of Creative Arts and Design (Graphic Design) aims to develop graduates who combine discipline-specific knowledge and skills with an understanding of the cultural, conceptual and technological perspectives that are transforming the creative industries. They will have the attributes required for reflective professional practice and a commitment to ongoing professional learning and development. The teaching principle we adopt is simple: actively promote all our students to think first, and worry about the technology second. Students complete a suite of core subjects which provide foundational and contextual knowledge and skills. One-third of the degree is made up of specialist graphic design subjects. A minor or elective sequence adds breadth, enabling you to select... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Media Design

NewSchool of Architecture and Design
Campus Full time October 2017 USA San Diego

Use your creativity and imagination to bring ideas to life. If you have pictured yourself working in graphic design, advertising, web production, film, animation, television or gaming, this could be the right program for you. You will explore the principles, technology, practical applications, and methodologies that can help you produce creative graphic design solutions. You will also learn the language of web design and begin to create a variety of interactive content for web and mobile devices. [+]

Use your creativity and imagination to bring ideas to life. If you have pictured yourself working in graphic design, advertising, web production, film, animation, television or gaming, this could be the right program for you. You will explore the principles, technology, practical applications, and methodologies that can help you produce creative graphic design solutions. You will also learn the language of web design and begin to create a variety of interactive content for web and mobile devices. [-]

Bachelor in Animation and Visual Effects

laSalle Barcelona
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The degree of Animation and Visual Effects of La Salle Campus Barcelona insists on the fundamentals of animation which are based on all the production of the animation independently of the technic, and you will learn how to combine the artistic and technic part of animation to explain the most captivating stories. [+]

Bachelors in Digital Design. Why study this degree? • Thorough education We offer you a complete program of the technical foundations for computer animation. You will learn to work with the most advanced 3D animation and VFX technology. You will gain an in-depth knowledge of the foundations of art, design and photography, as well as the principles of anatomy, acting and color science. • Active professors You will learn from professors who are recognized and actively working in the animation and visual effects business, using the same techniques and tools you will be required to use in the market. • Creativity and design You will be able to develop your own ideas, scripts and characters where you will use everything you have learned to create digital content. • Digital portfolio Upon completion of the degree, you will have your own digital portfolio with all the work created during the course. • Official university degree The animation sector is currently in its golden years and is a sector that enjoys the best growth estimates nationally and internationally. Along with videogames, currently this industry has a high demand for employment in our country and at La Salle Campus Barcelona you will obtain an official university degree, which will qualify you to work anywhere in the world. You will also be able to complete stages and exchanges in other universities with a recognized international prestige. What do they prepare you for? The Animation and Visual effects degree of La Salle Campus Barcelona prepares... [-]

Bachelor in Design and Graphic Arts Technology

Polytechnic Institute of Tomar
Campus Full time Part time October 2017 Portugal Tomar

The Design and Graphic Arts Technology programme is designed according to a multifaceted consistent profile and covers a wide range of subjects from graphic technologies and communication design. [+]

Objectives The Design and Graphic Arts Technology programme is designed according to a multifaceted consistent profile and covers a wide range of subjects from graphic technologies and communication design. It aims to deliver designers and top managers for institutions or enterprises involved in the design, production, management and research of graphic objects. Understanding technologies and graphic processes, management systems and methods and budgeting, information and communication technologies and multimedia is a crucial condition for the designer and graphic technician profile inherent to this academic cycle. This programme was designed so as to facilitate access, not only to the labour world, but also to second-cycle programmes of study, namely the Master’s degree in Editorial Technologies from ESTT. Professional Goals professionals for graphic companies: top management positions in sectors such as production, commercial, quality, planning, budgets and stocks. professionals for graphic design related areas: communication designer, webdesigner and multimedia designer. Learning outcomes On completion of the bachelor's degree in Design and Graphic Arts Technology the students must have acquire the following skills: Academic skills: Communication and representation abilities in such areas as traditional, digital, and multimedia graphics. Be familiar with project and work organisation methods. Have general knowledge of graphic culture, social sciences and exact sciences. Have a good command of graphic technologies. Have consolidated knowledge of production planning and organisation as well as quality control and management. Have analysis and synthesis skills in the context of communication design . Have professional development skills. Instrumental skills: Understand and be able to use... [-]

Bachelor in Graphic Design

Kadir Has University
Campus Full time September 2017 Turkey Istanbul

Graphic Design is a design field that organizes visuals and writings in order to visually communicate and convey a message to a target audience. To enable this communication, students are educated to design logos, posters, billboards, packaging, books and magazines, 3D modeling and they study areas of concentration such as typography, computer, photography, illustration. [+]

Bachelors in Digital Design. Graphic Design is a design field that organizes visuals and writings in order to visually communicate and convey a message to a target audience. To enable this communication, students are educated to design logos, posters, billboards, packaging, books and magazines, 3D modeling and they study areas of concentration such as typography, computer, photography, illustration. The department of Graphic Design follows an educational program that allows the aspiring design student to solve any visual problem with a contemporary point of view, using a wide range of technologies. The education proceeds through different projects in each semester. First, projects are explained to students theoretically. Then, applications are created in computer labs and studios. Finally, the projects and studio works incorporate fields like communication design, illustration, computer graphics, and presentation. The major goal of the Graphic Design Program is to train creative and broad minded young designers for communication and multi media design and to reach professional standards in design and production. To achieve this goal, students also receive courses in art and culture and are encouraged to intern with advertising agencies. Employment opportunities Students graduate from Graphic Design Department as creative and modern graphic designer, equipped with the necessary skills to work in advertisement agencies, graphic art studios, publishing and broadcasting firm. [-]