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Build a folio that gets you noticed

Build a dynamic graphic design portfolio and stand out in the field.

When you complete the Diploma of Graphic Design, you will have a wide range of technical and creative skills, and a portfolio of industry quality artwork to kick start your graphic design career.

You will learn practical skills such as working with design briefs, concept development, visual presentation, print preparation, web layout and photo imaging. Delivered by experienced teachers who are current practitioners in their field our teachers inspire and support our students to create a portfolio in a range of styles.

The Diploma of Graphic Design will allow you to combine your technical, creative and conceptual skills to create designs that meet client requirements and solve a range of visual communication challenges.
Chisholm Institute’s focus is on quality facilities and links to industry partners to provide stimulating and strong technical and creative expertise in the graphic design field. The program is supported with workshops, excursions, industry visits and participation in competitions.

Full time: four days a week

Please note that, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing requirements, to continue your learning journey, this program will be delivered remotely where possible.

Participants will be required to engage with learning material online and via video conferencing software rather than attend classes. Refer to our COVID-19 Online Service Standards for details of minimum technical requirements and support available. While it is expected that the course duration will remain unchanged, it may be necessary to extend the completion date if circumstances change. Chisholm will be monitoring the situation closely and inform of any changes if the duration of a course is extended.

If you have any queries on a course delivery please contact our student information centre on 1300 244 746 or

Course code
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Full Time, 1 year.
Start dates
17 Feb, 13 July 2020