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The study of Design combines creativity, art, and technology to communicate ideas effectively.

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Design as a subject is only available for the qualifications listed on this page. For a list of the subjects (majors) available for the Bachelor of Design, please go to BDes.

Design comprises a well-balanced combination of analytical, technological and creative abilities.

You can study a Certificate in the field of Design (Cert(Des)) or a Diploma in the field of Design (Dip(Des)) with a focus on any of the following subjects:

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