What Is Visual Communication Design

It is a process of combining technology and design to communicate. Nowadays, in advertising, in promotion, in communication fields, emerging of new media and forming their own, as a result of old media’s interaction with technology faster, the design’s traditional methods are in sufficient and they are evolving. A new expertise field has emerged that can produce solutions to the problems of the design between the product and  the target population, this wide range of  field is; VISUAL COMMUNICATION DESIGN.

A Visual designer, use communication tools like pre-production, post-production, advertisement films, video, creative text, images, movement, voice, in new media, TV, computer, smart communication tools, places, interface / interaction design, published products and use in  all communication media. At Visual communication design courses, students focus on the creation of the problem solving based on design principles, strategic thinking, cyber culture, information and its infrastructure, gaining strong and effective communication abilities, developing concept, thinking cognitively, brand design management, forming corporate identity, brand positioning, in the process of branding  the selection of advertisement medium and usage  and digital medium integration. This new programme which is developing fast and including  the field completely has the examples in the our country and in the world :

  • Isık University, Fine Arts Faculty, The Department of Visual Communication Design, İstanbul
  • TOBB Economy and Technology University Fine Arts Faculty, The Department of Visual Communication and Design, Ankara
  • Izmir, Economy University, Fine Arts Faculty, The Department of Visual Communication and Design
  • Izmir University, Fine Arts Faculty, The Departmentof Visual Communication and Design, İzmir
  • 19 Mayıs University, Fine Arts Faculty, The Department of Visual Communication Design, Samsun
  • Erciyes University, Fine Arts Faculty, The Department of Visual Communication Design
  • Sakarya University, Fine Arts Faculty, The Department of Visual Communication Design , Sakarya
  • Kent State University School of Visual Communication Design, USA
  • University of Washington, School of Art, Visual Communication Design, USA
  • University of Notre Dame, Department of Art, Art historyand design, Visual Communication Design, USA
  • School of The Art Institute of Chicago, The Department of Visual Communication Design, USA