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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

  • Bachelor of Science (Games Software Design and Production)

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    Unleash your creativity, learn about development, design and production, and live the dream with a Bachelor of Science (Games Software Design and Production) course.

  • Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration

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    The online Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration (MSF50213) course from North Coast TAFE will provide you with the creative, technical and conceptual skills to launch your career as an interior designer.

  • Graphic Design Pathway Program

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    Study this Graphic Design Pathway Program (CUA50715) with North Coast TAFE and cover graphic design basics as well as advanced design skills and theory.

  • Diploma of Graphic Design

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    If you're looking to give your career a creative boost, then study this online Diploma of Graphic Design (CUA50715) course, and kick-start your journey offered by North Coast TAFE (RTO 90010).

  • Animation and Special Effects Compositing

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    Learn how to create and compose 3D animation and special effects in this Animation and Special Effects Compositing unit from Curtin University.

  • Animation Design Introduction

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    A fully online unit of study provided by Curtin University, Animation Design Introduction is an intro to the basic theories and practice of animation design.

Design news & views

Fashion career fact sheet

Considering a career in fashion? Check out this fun fact sheet for everything you need to know about the industry, at a glance.

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The 25 skills you won't get hired without

The list of LinkedIn’s 25 hottest skills for 2013 is a treasure map for job hunters, so keep reading to see where X marks the spot.

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Study to earn more in 2014

PayScale’s Wage Index has shown that, against all the odds, media and publishing employees can expect more in their pay packets.

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The Block Sky High: the sky's the limit

Channel 9's popular renovation series, The Block Sky High, has wrapped up for the season, with South Australian twins, Alisa and Lysandra, taking out line honours.

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Design sample resumes & cover letters

Spruce up your CV and job applications with our free resume & cover letter samples. View all design templates

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