Westerdals ACT

Graphic Design

  • Bachelor
  • 3 Years
  • 180 Credits
  • Start August 2017
  • Campus Fjerdingen

Graphic Design at Westerdals Oslo ACT is an applied bachelor’s programme in visual communication, with close ties to industry. During the course of the study, you will learn to translate ideas into visual form in both traditional and new media.

  • Teaching language

    The teaching language is Norwegian.

  • Are you an exchange student?

    The 5th semester is taught in English. Read more about our exchange programme here.

  • Curriculum overview

As a graphic designer, you can work with strategic visual communication in a variety of arenas:

  • Visual identity and branding
  • Editorial design
  • Wayfinding and signage
  • Information graphics
  • Exhibitions
  • Digital design such as motions graphics, web design and app design.

During the course of study, you will hone your communication skills by developing abilities in objective analysis and through visualisation exercises. You will practice applying differing perspectives, generating surprise, emotion, and interest through aesthetically and conceptually excellent solutions.