Diploma of

Graphic Design

Diploma of Graphic Design

In the Graphic Design diploma program, students learn to balance words, icons, colors and perspectives to create aesthetically pleasing images or promotional publications. The program includes both lecture-based sessions and hands-on practice to help students learn to use graphic design software and other essential technologies, including cameras, sound machines and industrial printers.

What can I do with my major?

Career Opportunities

  • Advertising Art Director
  • Animator
  • Artworker
  • Creative Director
  • Graphic Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Printmaker
  • Production Designer, Theatre/Television/Film

Diploma Requirements

(64 Credits)

Areas of Study

General Education (18 Credits)

  • English Composition
  • Speech
  • Humanities
  • Social/Behavioral Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Science

Major Courses (46 Credits)

  • Drawing I
  • 2-D Design
  • Applied Design 1
  • Photoshop Design
  • Illustration Design 1
  • Publication Design
  • Typographic Design
  • Digital Photography
  • Web Publishing
  • Branding and Ad Design
  • Illustration 2
  • Web Design 2
  • Applied Design 2
  • Design Production
  • Portfolio & Business Design
  • Graphic Design Internship

Welcome, New Students!


Once you arrive on campus, you will become part of a community where students and faculty make the most of every moment.  An atmosphere where ideas, events, and exciting opportunities ensure a rich and satisfying university experience.


Modern Design

AIU campus design and technology


Student Success


Academic Year 2022 - 2023

View important dates & deadlines

AIU Calendar

Website Design