BA Multimedia Design

The BA Multimedia Design degree is a 360 credit point qualification at NQF level 7 and consists of three years of full time study.  The purpose of the programme is to develop students into competent and employable designers that specialise in digital screen-based communication including motion based visual communication systems and interactive design. The programme emphasises the ability to form, create and rationalise both design and theoretical argument, as well as the ability to implement and critique digital design processes, and realise the potential of technology as a tool for communication. The programme further provides a theoretical and practical foundation in digital communication for further study.

Graduates at GDC have a repertoire of high level skills and can: 

  • Conceptualise and produce creative design solutions with a personal design philosophy 
  • Communicate meaningful digital design messages in signature style 
  • Create and present a professional multimedia design portfolio that stands apart from the rest 
  • Operate multimedia design related computer hardware and software at industry level 
  • Articulate and represent ideas and arguments professionally and with confidence 

Programme Outline


Graphic Design Courses Graphic Design BA Degree Graphic Design Honours Degree Interior Design Courses Interior Design BA Degree Interior Design Honours Degree Multimedia Design Courses Multimedia Design BA Degree Multimedia Design Honours Degree