The Design School Southern Africa

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Contact Person:

Debbie Steyl

Accreditations

Design School Southern Africa is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education (Pty) Ltd which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training as a private higher education institution under the Higher Education Act, 1997 (reg. no. 2007/HE07/002). Company registration number: 1987/004754/07.

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About

Rational creativity.

That's the beauty of a career in design.

An education in design is no different than design itself. It should be well-planned, contemporary and, above all, creative. That's our philosophy at The Design School Southern Africa (DSSA).

The  Design School Southern Africa is a key division of The Independent Institute of Education (pty) Ltd which is the country's largest, most accredited provider of private higher education.

Graduates from DSSA are well respected throughout the design industry. This is because we enhance your natural ability with real-life skills, giving you the best chance to break into the professional world.

Our lecturers are specialists in their particular fields who will teach to you the business, management and communication skills you will need to make a success of your career. You will also master the latest technologies which lie at the core of today's industry.

Best of all, you will achieve all this in a creative environment full of like-minded individuals. Our students have proven time and again that they are amongst the best in the country, going on to win awards at every level and achieving enormous success in their chosen fields.

If you are passionate and gifted in your ability to design and create, The Design School Southern Africa will help you build the foundation you need to make a success out of your chosen career!

The following full time qualifications can be studied at the DSSA:

BA Fashion Design (3 years minimum study full-time)
BA Graphic Design (3 years minimum study full-time)
BA Interior Design (3 years minimum study full-time)
Higher Certificate: Art and Design (1 year minimum study full-time)

Short learning programmes are also available on DSSA campuses

ABOUT THE IIE.

The Independent Institute of Education (Pty) Ltd is a widely accredited and recognised provider of private higher education.

The DSSA is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE).

The IIE is the largest and most accredited private provider of higher education in South Africa. This means that not only will you enjoy the creative environment and leadership provided by DSSA, but you will be assured that the quality of your education meets the standards of The Independent Institute of Education.

The IIE is responsible for academic governance as well as the curriculum offered and delivered through all its educational brands including that of DSSA. In the case of DSSA and other niche brands within The Independent Institute of Education the subject matter leadership comes from the campuses who work with the team at The Independent Institute of Education to ensure that what you receive in the classroom matches your highest expectations.

The Independent Institute of Education (Pty) Ltd is registered with the Department of Higher Educ ation and Training as a private higher education institution under the Higher Education Act, 1997 (reg. no. 2007/HE07/002). Company registration number:  1987/004754/07.

Find out more about The Independent Institute of Education. Visit .iie.ac.za

Address

Physical Address

444 Jan Smuts Avenue

Bordeaux

Randburg

2125

Gauteng

Postal Address

PO Box 2369

Randburg

2125

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Courses

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