LCI Melbourne’s mission is to offer a high quality alternative to existing tertiary education in the Arts in universities.

LCI Melbourne is part of the LCI Education Network, allowing students and staff to connect to a 12,000 strong creative network around the globe.

We intend to build the distinctive character of LCI Melbourne by:
  • Offering innovative specialist undergraduate and postgraduate programs relevant to the needs of graduates and industry.
  • Encouraging students seeking a career in the Arts to access programs through multiple pathways.
  • Creating a supportive learning environment by provision of appropriate student support services.

We intend to enhance our national and international reputation for academic excellence and leadership by:

  • Developing knowledge and skills in students which foster their creativity and innovation
  • Promoting a global perspective among students and building their determination to strive for international recognition and excellence.
  • Embedding nationally and internationally marketable skills within the curriculum.
  • Attracting and retaining high quality teaching staff.
  • Encouraging scholarship in teaching.
Programs taught in:
English

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LCI Melbourne

Our Communication Design program focusses on art direction, design and storytelling - all the ingredients of creative advertising! The advertising industry is fast-paced, ... [+]

Our Communication Design program opens up a world of opportunities. Focussed on creative solutions for clients and their brands, you will develop a deep and strategic understanding of consumer behavior and the motivations and emotions surrounding a brand’s engagement. You’ll refine planning and craft skills, such as art direction and copywrite, and develop your ability to conceptualize and manage a campaign, from brief to channel delivery.

Your student experience will be further enriched via agency engagement and industry mentoring. As an Academy graduate with a major in Communication Design you can capitalize on the mobility and global opportunities the advertising industry now offers, and look forward to professional roles such as creative director, branding consultant, finished artist, PR agent, trend analyst or visual merchandiser.... [-]

Australia Melbourne
January 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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LCI Melbourne

In our Fashion & Costume Design program, you can look forward to a career full of glamour and style. Design principles are central to the course. You will create garm ... [+]

Our Fashion & Costume Design program offers training that will ensure you are mainstream industry ready and employable. Design principles and exercises are central to the program. Students learn about applied design processes from idea generation to creation of mood boards and storyboards that address design briefs, contextual factors and trend forecasts. Fabric appreciation, manipulation and handling are part of this learning. Students gain an understanding of commercial manufacturing, logistics and distribution, supported by an insight into the power of marketing and the importance of branding.

COURSE OBJECTIVES Understanding and application of design principles. Garment construction through applied design processes, from idea generation to execution. Understand commercial manufacturing, logistics, and distribution. Develop an understanding of fashion marketing and the importance of branding. Ability to project manage fashion events. Build industry contacts via professional placement and international exchange opportunities. Enhance creative skills via a sub-major from either the Graphic & Digital Design stream or one of the other creative disciplines. MAJOR STUDY UNITS Fashion Art and Society Visual Dynamics for development Theme Development and Garment Production Fashion Fabrication, Art and Society Exploration of Fashion and Costume Folio and Presentation for Final Range Garment Construction Methods and Applications Design Development ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA ... [-]
Australia Melbourne
January 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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LCI Melbourne

If you have a creative eye for detail, our Filmmaking & Photography program will provide a focus for you to explore interests in both still and motion photo imagery. ... [+]

The Bachelor of Design Arts (Filmmaking & Photography) applies a holistic approach to the creative field of Design from the perspective of visual narrative. Commencing with still images and photography, you will learn the practical components of digital photography in studio and location environments and develop a strong foundation in digital workflow and image correction and composite photography. You will expand your creativity by migrating to moving image and filmmaking; working with actors, producing live action narrative based short films, and gaining an insight into digital visual effects and animation.

COURSE OBJECTIVES Understand how imagery is developed using the latest digital technologies and workflow processes Refine raw ideas, develop narrative and understand genre, and recognize and develop creative strengths. Skills in image composition for both photography and filmmaking. Build industry contacts via professional placement and international exchange opportunities Enhance creative skills via a sub-major from either the Graphic & Digital Design stream or one of the other creative disciplines. MAJOR STUDY UNITS Digital Photography Composite Photography Digital Post Production Visual Storytelling with Moving Image Portfolio Photography Industry Practice in the Digital Arena Industry Practice for the Creative Practitioner ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA ... [-]
Australia Melbourne
January 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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LCI Melbourne

Our Graphic & Digital Design program will provide you with a broad range of specializations, such as print and collateral, brand, packaging, or digital design. Whatev ... [+]

The LCI Melbourne Graphic & Digital Design program will provide you with a broad range of specialisations, such as print, typography, branding, packaging, and digital design for online delivery.

COURSE OBJECTIVES Adeptness with a broad range of skills, including: print and collateral, brand, packaging, or digital design. Conceive, develop and produce technically refined designs to meet a creative brief. Detailed knowledge of leading-edge digital tools. Use the design process to achieve sophisticated design outcomes. Build industry contacts via professional placement and international exchange opportunities. Enhance creative skills via a sub-major from either the Communication Design stream or one of the other creative disciplines. MAJOR STUDY UNITS History and Contemporary Practice Editorial Design (for Print & Screen) Packaging Design Promotional Design Portfolio Production Major Portfolio Graphic & Digital Design Technologies Industry Practice ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA ... [-]
Australia Melbourne
January 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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LCI Melbourne

With immense global urbanisation, never before has interior design offered so many opportunities to change the way people live. In the LCI Melbourne Interior Design progr ... [+]

With immense global urbanisation, never before has interior design offered so many opportunities to change the way people live. In the LCI Melbourne Interior Design program, you will develop the conceptual, theoretical and technical knowledge required to excel in a career where place and people meet, in a diverse range of private, public, residential and commercial environments.

COURSE OBJECTIVES Understand and appreciate a client’s needs and resulting space requirements Identify and address spatial and function needs for interiors Integrate research and technical specifications into the design process Understand and design for residential and commercial space needs Appreciate and apply key concepts in sustainability Understand style and trend forecasting in the design process. MAJOR STUDY UNITS Foundations in Interior Design Interior Design CAD Colour and Light Studies in Interior Design Multi-sensory spaces and the Interior Interior Modelling techniques Interior Design and Industry ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA ... [-]
Australia Melbourne
January 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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LCI Melbourne

If you have creative flair and an artistic leaning, our Visual Arts program allows you to explore and experiment with your expressive nature. Entwined with theory, the pr ... [+]

A Bachelor of Design Arts (Visual Arts) at LCI Melbourne provides a unique opportunity to explore and express your creativity, collaborate with like-minded creatives, and network with industry leaders.

COURSE OBJECTIVES Understand approaches to art in materials and process Foundation skills in life and observational drawing Advanced knowledge of national and international artists and their practice Build industry contacts via professional placement and international exchange opportunities Enhance creative skills via a sub-major from either the Filmmaking & Photography stream or one of the other creative disciplines. MAJOR STUDY UNITS Exposure to tools, mediums and visual art language Strategies towards development of art language Exploration of diverse art practice and critical voice Developing a studio practice Self-directed art practice Advanced studio practice The contemporary art environment Exhibition production ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA ... [-]
Australia Melbourne
January 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
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Location address
150 Oxford Street - Collingwood VIC 3066, Australia
Melbourne, Victoria, AU
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