Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)

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Re-Engineering Engineering

With a shorter time span between thinking and making graduates in industrial design need to create and innovate by adding value to experiences and interaction, products, businesses and systems.

They are thinker-makers and design entrepreneurs, self-starters and all-rounders that can figure out and problem-solve ambiguity. You will need to work independently or in collaboration with others in new product development teams, user experience and interaction, product service systems, production and manufacturing.

The course culminates in a final year industrial design project intending to develop visionary work leading to industry placement, Masters or PhD research place of design in society and its effect on people, the environment and the economy, and provides you with the ability to work alone or collaboratively.

Professional accreditation

Graduates from this course are eligible for membership of the Design Institute of Australia (DIA).

The annual School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics Honours and Graduate Exhibition showcases the impressive projects our students have created.

Course structure

The course structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the units (subjects) you will be studying.

In this major you will gain skills in programming fundamentals, 2D and 3D graphics, mobile applications and more. 

In this major you will gain skills in sustainable design, design management and learn how to create change and innovation. 

In this major you will gain skills in design organisation, marketing, interaction design, international marketing, product management, branding and more. 

Fees and delivery

Fees: Varies depending on units selected. View available units in our handbook.

For further information, please visit: Student Contribution Bands

Delivery: On campus

Fees: AUD $33,000*

Delivery: On campus

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At Western, we recognise that this year has been difficult for Year 12 students. Our Early Offer Program – HSC True Reward provides school leavers with much-needed peace of mind about their university entry for next year.

True Reward focuses on the scores that reflect your strongest skills and lead you to excel at university, rather than your scaled ATAR or results impacted by COVID-19.

 

 

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"The work you undertake in design, even if it’s difficult, considered insignificant, or limited by current circumstances, can have the potential to transform how we live."

— Cameron Lee. Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)

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*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.