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The Open Window School of Visual Communication is a private higher education institution that sets the benchmark for Design and Film education in South Africa. Three-year BA Visual Communication Design and one-year post-graduate Honours degrees offer a vibrant mix of practical work, critical and creative thinking, as well as research. Our two-year Diploma is focused on honing students’ technical and practical skills. Creative short courses presented provide hands-on training in the areas of specialization.

All qualification courses are accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and are registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA).

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Each programme is focused on giving the students the support they need to build expertise in their discipline:

The Open Window’s faculty includes highly qualified specialists, who have firm academic backgrounds, as well as extensive experience in the design industry and creative world.