Bachelor Degrees in Design Studies in Africa 2020

Generally speaking, design involves several skills to build unique products and solutions for both public and private sector organizations. Design experts bring together creativity, innovating thinking, analytical talents and problem solving to plan and construct objects, concepts, or processes in many different circumstances.

Bachelor's Program in Design Studies in Africa

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Johannesburg, South Africa

Industrial designers use drawings, models, and computer programmes to improve the aesthetics, ergonomics, and functionality of a broad range of products, from once-off furnitu ... +

Industrial designers use drawings, models, and computer programmes to improve the aesthetics, ergonomics, and functionality of a broad range of products, from once-off furniture items to mass-produced goods such as gaming consoles, kitchen appliances, and mobile phones. The Department of Industrial Design offers a Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Design. The Department also offers a BA Honours in Industrial Design Degree for those who have already successfully completed a Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Design. -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
English
January 2020
Campus
 
Cape Town, South Africa +3 More

Jewellery Designers translate cultural meaning and individual values into beautiful tangible objects. Jewellery Designers interpret trends and styles by tapping into the creat ... +

Jewellery Designers translate cultural meaning and individual values into beautiful tangible objects. Jewellery Designers interpret trends and styles by tapping into the creative culture, art, and fashion. Jewellery designers have a broad understanding of the tension between aesthetics, market needs, social dynamics and business success. -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
English
February 2020
Campus
 
Johannesburg, South Africa

Interior Designers engage with a range of interior spaces to create innovative spatial solutions with a thorough knowledge of building technology, materials, and human environ ... +

Interior Designers engage with a range of interior spaces to create innovative spatial solutions with a thorough knowledge of building technology, materials, and human environment needs. -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
English
January 2020
Campus
 
Cape Town, South Africa +3 More

Graphic Designers create meaningful, relevant and captivating visual messages. Their ability to persuade, sell and brand for their clients, never forgetting ethical, legal and ... +

Graphic Designers create meaningful, relevant and captivating visual messages. Their ability to persuade, sell and brand for their clients, never forgetting ethical, legal and consumer needs, is crucial to the world’s economic landscape. -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
English
February 2020
Campus
 
Cape Town, South Africa +3 More

Audio Visual Design students fuse powerful visual messages through the conceptual and technical blending of sound and motion design. Topics covered throughout the course inclu ... +

Audio Visual Design students fuse powerful visual messages through the conceptual and technical blending of sound and motion design. Topics covered throughout the course include Digital multimedia production; motion design and storytelling; narratology; creative, corporate and commercial videography; music and acoustic fundamental theory; sound design and audio editing; music and motion in society and... -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
English
February 2020
Campus
 
Cape Town, South Africa +3 More

An idea generator understands global issues and wants to debate them. They are curiously intellectual, highly collaborative and good at communicating. A design researcher work ... +

An idea generator understands global issues and wants to debate them. They are curiously intellectual, highly collaborative and good at communicating. A design researcher works as part of a multidisciplinary team to identify needs and requirements, define strategy and solve problems for clients. -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
English
February 2020
Campus
 
Cape Town, South Africa +3 More

Interaction designers develop cohesive systems that deeply impact people’s lives. Systems design (UX) and human-computer interactive interface design are relatively new profes ... +

Interaction designers develop cohesive systems that deeply impact people’s lives. Systems design (UX) and human-computer interactive interface design are relatively new professions. -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
English
February 2020
Campus
 
Cape Town, South Africa +3 More

Modern-day marketers integrate the principles of marketing with technology to communicate messages in a rapidly changing environment. The Marketing and Communication specialis ... +

Modern-day marketers integrate the principles of marketing with technology to communicate messages in a rapidly changing environment. The Marketing and Communication specialisation offers students an integrated approach to the traditional marketing principles in: Marketing strategy and analysis, consumer behaviour, integrated marketing communications, trends and segmentation, economics, organisational and... -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
English
February 2020
Campus
 
Cape Town, South Africa +3 More

Interior Design is about planning environments for people and how they live and work, by considering their psychological, emotional and physical needs. A good designer looks a ... +

Interior Design is about planning environments for people and how they live and work, by considering their psychological, emotional and physical needs. A good designer looks at feasibility, context, circumstances, and cultural inclusion. Students learn about emerging technologies, products and services and the latest software. -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
English
February 2020
Campus
 
Cape Town, South Africa +3 More

Sustainability and Green Design are no longer a trend. These concepts have become part of your daily lives, and form an ever-growing and vital market within architecture and t ... +

Sustainability and Green Design are no longer a trend. These concepts have become part of your daily lives, and form an ever-growing and vital market within architecture and the built environment. Our ‘Environmental Design’ degree focuses students on becoming a pioneering specialist in the field of sustainability. -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 years
English
February 2020
Campus