Bachelor Kommunikationsdesign (B.A.)

My realm of ideas.

Communications design - ensures that even complex information and messages are conveyed and understood in various channels. 

Distance learning

Language : German

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UNFOLDS WELL: YOUR CAREER. STUDY COMMUNICATIONS DESIGN.

You want to deal with art, design and creation not only in your private life, but also professionally. And enrich the digital and analogue media landscape with creative ideas. Then you are ready for a career in the creative industry. During your Communication Design studies at the IU International University of Applied Sciences (IU), you will learn what is important in the implementation of creative concepts. You will develop cross-media strategies and get to the heart of complex messages, both visually and in terms of content. In addition, you realise your own projects so that you can later make a successful start in the communication and media landscape with maximum practical relevance.  

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Career

YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES. FUTURE-ORIENTED.

Your studies in Communications Design are opening a whole new range of opportunities for you and your career. Be ready to make an impact and to work in an industry as diverse as your learned skills. 

Choose how you want to study Communication Design at IU

We offer you a Bachelor's degree in Communication Design at the IU as a distance learning programme. You can study at our virtual campus anywhere in Germany and with 100% flexibility. You choose the time model that suits you best. Your distance learning course lasts between 36 and 72 months. 

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From 01st March the virtual campus of the part-time studies programme is part of the IU distance learning programme and then takes place in this new environment. Nothing else will change for you: You will also benefit from interactive courses via video chat, smart online teaching and the exchange with lecturers and students.

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For maximum freedom - study 100% flexible

You study completely on your own terms – whenever, wherever and however you want! Get the perfect blend of innovative study tools, interactive study formats via video chat (live or on demand) and personal support.

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Degree
Bachelor of Arts
State-recognised & award-winning*
German
Admission requirements
With and without Abitur (A-Levels)
No NC (admissions restrictions) or waiting semester
Advantages of the study format
Flexible learning on the online campus - whenever and wherever you want
Innovative study app IU Learn and online campus
Possibility to study alongside your job thanks to 100% online teaching
Personal support from study advisors, teachers, study coaches and career coaches
Take your online exams 24/7 from the comfort of your own home
Campus
Virtual campus – 100 % online
Time model
Start your studies at any time
Full Time – 36 months
Part Time I – 48 months
Part Time II – 72 months
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* Information on accreditation and state approval can be found on the sub-page of the degree programme.

Why you should study Communication Design  

In your Communication Design distance learning programme, you will learn the basics of excellent design and deal with numerous media formats. In the process, you will also learn something about yourself, what you like and where exactly your talents lie. After your degree, you can shape your professional future in a targeted way or continue with a Master's degree

With your Bachelor's degree, you gain more freedom of choice, multiply your career opportunities and invest in your skills. In distance learning at IU, you set the pace yourself. Your studies, your schedule. For lifelong learning that's fun for everyone.  

 
Your IU Studies in Communication Design 

Whether print media, TV, online media, photography, film or UI/UX design: during your Communication Design studies at IU, you will acquire a broad spectrum of theoretical knowledge, application-oriented skills and creative competences. You will get to know all relevant areas of visual and digital communication - and learn which designs have an impact. 

 

You will apply your theoretical knowledge to numerous practical projects and deepen your knowledge in areas such as audio-visual, didactic, space or cross-media design. For your later work as a communication designer, it is especially important that you present your ideas and results skilfully. You will therefore also train your soft skills during your studies at IU. 

 

A look into the future: what you will do after graduation  

With your Bachelor's degree in Communication Design, you can work as a freelancer, set up a design studio or use your talents for companies and organisations. Creative communication designers are behind, among other things, advertising messages that make an impression, illustrations in various media and the design of elegant websites. 

Once you have some work experience, you can move up to more senior positions. As an academic, you have better chances in this regard. You also have the opportunity to continue your studies after your Bachelor's degree.  

The most important questions about studying Communication Design

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You'll find all of the important information about your study programme and IU International University of Applied Sciences in your personal brochure.

We are moving

From 01st March the virtual campus of the part-time studies programme is part of the IU distance learning programme and then takes place in this new environment. Nothing else will change for you: You will also benefit from interactive courses via video chat, smart online teaching and the exchange with lecturers and students.

Info by post

I have taken note of the data protection declaration as well as the information on the right of withdrawal and on the persons responsible.

*Mandatory fields

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