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Build a folio that gets you noticed

Build a dynamic graphic design portfolio and stand out in the Graphic Design Industry.

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

You will learn practical skills such as working on design briefs, concept development, visual presentation, print preparation, web layout, freelance skills 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.

Our Diploma of Graphic Design will allow you to combine your technical, creative and conceptual skills to create designs and solutions that meet client requirements and solve a range of visual communication challenges.

Chisholm'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
On campus
Not available Online
Not available for International students
Full Time, 1 year.
Start dates
22 Feb 2021