Information Design_Graphic Design

Information Design/Graphic Design


Information design is the detailed planning of specific information that is to be provided to a particular audience to meet specific objectives.


Career description

An information designer integrates various design aspects of an information solution focusing on its purpose, context of use, and media specific attributes in order to make a difference for people. The result is a solution containing clear, relevant and memorable information. < Bogieland>

Jobs directly related to the qualification

  • Infrastructure Information Design
  • Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Design Studio Developer
  • Content Designer
  • Web Designer



People/ Organisations

Ben Fry, Blue Fountain Media, Milton Glaser,



Design Basics by S. Pentak, A. Lauer

Graphic Design History by Johanna Drucker, Emily McVarish


Bursary Opportunities

Friends of Design, National Arts Council of SA, Eastern Cape Provincial Government, SABC Education