The AIM Overseas Graphic Design program is ideal for graphic design students looking to further their practical and theoretical knowledge of typography, digital publishing, corporate identity and digital photography.

Over the course of three weeks, you will be taught a range of practical and theoretical components by industry professionals. Field trips are a highlight of this program and designed to give you a better understanding of Florence culture and architecture. Be inspired by the beauty of Florence that has captivated artists for centuries.

Fields of study

  • Graphic Design

You can contact the Global Experiences team for course syllabi or AIM Overseas for specific information on your program of interest. More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the AIM Overseas website.

Credit Equivalent

7.5 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 7.5 ECTS are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact AIM Overseas for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Student Eligibility Criteria and any additional eligibility criteria set by AIM overseas. 

AIM Overseas programs are highly competitive and fill up fast so be sure to get your application in as early as possible.

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Costs

The program fee is approximately $5,895 AUD.

More information regarding program fees can be found on the AIM Overseas website

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.

Accommodation

Accommodation is included in the program cost.

For more information regarding accommodation, please see the AIM Overseas website.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

Winter applications for this program have now closed.

Program Dates

Start: 29 June 2019
End: 20 July 2019

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Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Italy
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*


*Postgraduates can attend the program as not-for-credit only

OS-HELP Loan

If you participate in a short-term program you may also be eligible to submit an application for an OS-HELP loan if your program is for-credit and you are enrolled as a Commonwealth supported student. 

Application Deadlines

15 January for overseas study commencing March to August
15 March for overseas study commencing May to October
15 June for overseas study commencing August to January
15 September for overseas study commencing November to April

Refer to the funding page for more information on eligibility requirements and loan amounts. 

Global Experiences Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.

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