BP115 - Bachelor of Design (Communication Design)

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RMIT program code: BP115
Plan name: Bachelor of Design (Communication Design)
Plan code: BP115P04
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 012348F

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of the Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  School Options: Media and Communication
 

You must complete a total of 288 credit points in order to complete the program according to the structure below. That is, 48 credit points per semester; 96 credit points per year.

To access timetabling information please go to: http://www1.rmit.edu.au/students/timetables
The STS (Student Timetabling System) can be found through this link. It is in the STS that you will be able to choose your timetable.

For a full list of University Electives, go to: https://apps-farm.rmit.edu.au/studentelectives

You must ensure that you choose elective courses with class times which do not create timetable clashes with your program's core courses. If this happens, you will need to select another elective to avoid the clash.

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Year One of Program

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Image and Identity24GRAP2630City Campus2677 (B115)
Communication Design Studies12GRAP2199City Campus2680 (B115)
Colour and Information Design12GRAP2275City Campus2681 (B115)
Studio 1 Communication Design24GRAP2639City Campus2697 (B115)
Typography in Design12GRAP2277City Campus2698 (B115)
Introduction to Publication Design12GRAP2278City Campus2700 (B115)
 
AND

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Year Two of the Program

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Studio 2 Communication Design24YesGRAP2641City Campus2698 (B115)
Developing Communication Design Expertise12YesGRAP2257City Campus2699 (B115)
Studio 3 Communication Design24YesGRAP2643City Campus2701 (B115)
Communication Design Professional Practice12YesGRAP2258City Campus2702 (B115)
AND

Complete Two (2) courses in the School Options list that you have not taken or passed already. Please refer to the list of School Option courses at the end of this program structure document.

School Options courses
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Studio 4 Communication Design24YesGRAP2249City Campus2682 (B115)
Extending Communication Design Expertise12YesGRAP2256City Campus2701 (B115)
Studio 5 Communication Design24YesGRAP2251City Campus2704 (B115)
Communication Design Capstone Project12YesGRAP2629City Campus2706 (B115)
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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School Options: Media and Communication

School Options: Media and Communication

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Advertising Media12GRAP2369City Campus2546 (B219)
Alternative Animation12COMM2213City Campus2406 (B203)2434 (B203)
Art After Videogames12YesVART2964City Campus2471 (B214)
Asian Cinemas12COMM1035City Campus2796 (B221)
Australian Cinema12COMM1033City Campus2802 (B221)
Broadcast Media12COMM2220City Campus2820 (B221)
Client Management12COMM2333City Campus2593 (B219)
Communicating Brand Narrative12COMM2684City Campus2769 (B223)
Contemporary Australian Writing12COMM2392City Campus2642 (B257)
Creative Advertising12GRAP2311City Campus2589 (B219)2543 (B219)
DJs, Digital Rhythms and Dance Cultures12PERF2061City Campus2477 (B047)
Economies Communicated12COMM2408City Campus2555 (B220)
Engaging the Mobile Environment12COMM2416City Campus2426 (W203)2436 (W203)
Exploring Asian Popular Culture12COMM2345City Campus2551 (B222)
Features and Storytelling12COMM2641City Campus2694 (B220)2654 (B220)
Foundations of Public Relations12COMM1161City Campus2771 (B223)2760 (B223)
Game Studies12VART2496City Campus2476 (B214)
Independent Videogames12YesOART1036City Campus2472 (B214)2470 (B214)
Interdisciplinary Communication Project12COMM2324City Campus2548 (B222)
Introduction to Advertising12MKTG1208City Campus2544 (B219)
Introduction to Cinema Studies12COMM1031City Campus2822 (B221)
Introduction to Graphic Design12GRAP2175City Campus2689 (B115)2707 (B115)
Issues, Risk and Crisis Communication12COMM2688City Campus2763 (B223)
Literary Realism to Post-Modernism12LANG1006City Campus2650 (B257)
Managing a Communication Business12YesCOMM2337City Campus2776 (B223)
Mass Media in Asia12COMM1086City Campus2549 (B222)
Media and Communication Internship12YesCOMM2639City Campus2445 (B222)2407 (B222)
Modern Asia12COMM2138City Campus2596 (B222)
Music in Popular Culture12COMM1081City Campus2481 (B047)
Narrating the Self12COMM2638City Campus2629 (B257)
Networked Media12COMM2219City Campus2804 (B221)
New Media, New Asia12COMM2336City Campus2597 (B222)
Photojournalism12COMM2640City Campus2730 (B220)2691 (B220)
Politics Communicated12COMM2409City Campus2693 (B220)
Pop Culture in Everyday Life12COMM2633City Campus2510 (B047)
Popular Cinema12COMM2632City Campus2805 (B221)
Reading Sex and Race12COMM2634City Campus2632 (B257)
Reading Space and Place12COMM2635City Campus2634 (B257)
Rhetorics & Politics of the Contemporary World12COMM2402City Campus2736 (B220)
Screening Politics and Economies12COMM2636City Campus2696 (B220)
Short Story Writing12GRAP2317City Campus2636 (B257)
Sound Design12COMM2305City Campus2715 (B309)2735 (B309)
Television Cultures12COMM1073City Campus2498 (B047)
Textual Crossings: Literary Adaptation12COMM2637City Campus2661 (B257)
The Play Society12OART1037City Campus2468 (B214)
The Spectacle of Music Video: From MTV to YouTube12PERF2062City Campus2506 (B047)
True Lies : Documentary Studies12COMM1034City Campus2823 (B221)
Typography in Design12GRAP2277City Campus2698 (B115)
Writing for Videogames12COMM2244City Campus2469 (B214)
 

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Program structure enquiries

1. Log an Academic Assistance enquiry via the RMIT Connect Portal

OR

2. Call your program administration team on (03) 9925 2470

OR

3. Visit the School office Building 9, Level 4 Reception Desk (Monday-Friday, 9.00am-4.30pm)

Academic Advisors:

First Year Coordinator:   David Cutter
Second Year Coordinator:  Suzie Zezula
Third Year Coordinator:  Toni Roberts
Program Manager:   Neal Haslem

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

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