BFA Communication design

BFA Communication design

Bachelor degree
Application deadlines: February 12
Processing time: 0 days
Intakes: September
International tuition: $53,570
Domestic tuition: $53,570

Program overview

Upon completion of the program: 1. Students will be able to give form to content, using a wide range of media platforms, employing conceptual thinking, design, communication, and presentation skills to craft effective messaging and complex ideas and systems appropriate for a given audience. They will possess the knowledge and skill to make contributions to the profession, the community and the world. 2. Students will be able to apply established and emerging communication design technology effectively and within the contexts of conceptual practice, design thinking and innovation, including a range of practice-based 2-, 3- and 4-D competencies in both print and digital media. 3. Students will be able to analyze and articulate the design problem, take risks, challenge preconceptions, experiment and test ideas, materials and media appropriate to concept development and effective messaging. When so inclined, they will be able to translate their ideas and innovations into entrepreneurial endeavors or social causes. 4. Students will be able to work collaboratively with professionalism, confidence and skill, selecting from a range of internships and other experiential educational opportunities and combining business acumen with design, craft, technical and media skills in the final execution of concepts appropriate to projects. 5. Students will be able to demonstrate a systematic and critical understanding of contextual, contemporary and historical design and societal issues; define their position as creative practitioners in relation to those issues; and incorporate them into coherent and critically engaged research methods that support independent and collaborative communications design practices.

Requirements

Exams:

  • IELTS
  • PTE
  • TOEFL iBT
1) A minimum TOEFL 79 (Internet) is required for four-year programs. The required IELTS score for four-year programs is 6.5 and 6 for the associate's degree programs. The required PTE is 53 for four-year programs and 48 for two-year. 2) International applicants must submit official transcripts (academic records) of all secondary school studies as well as any post-secondary studies. Transcripts must be translated into English for both high school and transfer applicants. High school applicants are no longer required to submit a WES or other evaluation of their high school transcript.

Career opportunities

Students will be able to work collaboratively with professionalism, confidence and skill, selecting from a range of internships and other experiential educational opportunities and combining business acumen with design, craft, technical and media skills in the final execution of concepts appropriate to projects.

Campus location

New York City , United States

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