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Design Careers

Good design provides the perfect marriage of function and aesthetics. If you can think along these lines, have a creative mind and enjoy solving problems, you would do well to get yourself a career in design.

The confluence of art, science and necessity, design offers infinite potential and is the career destination for anyone who wants to have their creativity put to good use.

Design courses

  • Art and Fashion

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    With the online Art and Fashion unit provided by Curtin University, you will gain a thorough insight into the influences of art and culture on fashion in the 20th century.
  • Making Your Mark in Drawing

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    This online unit from RMIT aims to explore visual imaging in nature, culture and imagination as well as teaching new techniques in drawing.
  • Bachelor of Arts (Digital Design)

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    Develop in-demand design skills with this online Bachelor of Arts (Digital Design) course from Curtin University.

  • Modernism in Art and Design

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    This online Modernism in Art and Design unit from Curtin University explores the theoretical perspectives that underpin developments in this area of art in the late 19th and 20th Centuries.
  • Exploring Painting

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    Unit Synopsis: Exploring Painting is an online unit provided by RMIT University that teaches how painting becomes a form of self-expression across various applications.
  • Interior Bites

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    This online unit from Curtin University aims to introduce you to the tools of the interior designer and how they are integrated into interior architecture.

Design news & views

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Over 1,000 accredited online courses from leading Australian universities, TAFEs and colleges