Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design

TAFE South Australia (TAFE SA) - English Language

This qualification is part of the Creative Arts and Culture Training Package. It reflects the role of individuals who have highly specialised technical, creative and conceptual skills in visual communication to conceive, negotiate and realise design solutions. Practice at this level is underpinned by the application of visual communication and design theory and history and the ability to critically analyse and synthesise information from a range of sources. Advanced communication, organisational and project management skills are also required. Practitioners may work in many different commercial and community contexts across both print and digital media.

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At a glance

Type of Institution: TAFE Institute/Polytechnic (Govt)
Level: Preparatory/Industry
Campus/Location: Adelaide College of the Arts
Institution CRICOS: 00092B

Subjects

  • Core: Establish and maintain environmentally sustainable creative practice
  • Originate graphic designs for complex briefs
  • Engage in the business of graphic design
  • Extend typographic design expertise
  • Undertake project work
  • plus more. Electives: Develop graphic designs for branding and identity
  • Employ colour management in a digital imaging workplace
  • Refine illustration techniques
  • Plan and produce visual art photo images
  • Apply visual communication theory to photo imaging practice
  • Develop and execute advertising concepts
  • Extend professional expertise with drawing and other visual representation tools
  • plus more.

The English Language Centre at TAFE SA Adelaide City offers intensive courses for students seeking to: improve general English language skills for work and life; develop English language and study skills for TAFE SA or university studies; prepare for an IELTS test.

Why choose TAFE SA English Learning Centre?

  • Small classes and personalised attention
  • Only government-owned English Language Centre in South Australia
  • Intensive teaching with quality resources and facilities
  • Clear pathways to universities in Adelaide
  • Affordable fees
  • Flexible start times and program durations from five to 40 weeks
  • Free conversational English classes
  • Accessible, central CBD location.

TAFE SA provides you with a range of support services, both before and after you arrive in South Australia. Once you have enrolled in your course, we offer information on airport pickups, accommodation and orientation.  

Once you have arrived in Adelaide you will receive a comprehensive orientation by the International office, as well as English Language support and counselling if you need it. 

  • Transport
  • Accommodation
  • Pre-departure and orientation
  • English language support
  • Counselling

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