規劃有 : 視聽教室、素描教室、繪圖教室、電腦教室、攝影暗房、討論教室、圖書室、研究生研究室。
- To meet with the needs of economic development, and of national cultural policies, we aim to cultivate professional designers with outstanding skills as our goal.
- Through the training programs, students will be equipped with professional skills as to understand the market trend, new technology, design aesthetic, academic research, creative thinking and capability, etc.
- We offer interdisciplinary programs by using art and design resources to develop cultural creative designs, to enhance features of Taiwan, and to promote the quality of designs, etc.
- We try our effort to promote international design culture exchange as well as international competitiveness.
Our department is the first professional design department established in Taiwan, which inherits from the features of traditional and prospective visions of visual communication design.
Professional and Artistic Environment
Other than common universities, our campus surrounded with artistic environment, because all our departments and colleges are arts related with good tradition of training programs; therefore, students will be influenced and cultivated as excellent artists or designers by the artistic atmosphere.
Striking a Balance between Theory and Practice
We emphasize both theory and practice; further, we also concentrate on the connection between academic community and the design industry.
Recently, to face the uprising new technology as multi media, advanced media communication, and digital technology, etc. as well as to cope with governmental promoted cultural creative design industry, our programs will be emphasize on the multi-pronged strategy to adapt to the situation. To understand design theory, traditional technology as well as contemporary technology, cultural content, visual aesthetic, environmental and human factor, etc. and then, to apply to the fields of sign design, poster, packaging, website design, animation, exhibition design, and environmental design, etc. That is the process from the theory to practice.
Both liberal arts and digital technology will be concentrated on our discipline, and students will be equipped as professional designers with creative thinking, problem solving in theory as well as in reality.
We have great facility in our department, the four story department building with variety of professional classrooms as audio-visual rooms, drawing rooms, computer rooms, laser cutter lab, photographic darkrooms, conference rooms, research rooms, library, and studio rooms, etc. for both undergraduate and graduate program using.
The department facilities as laser cutter, laser printers, color inkjet printers, personal computers, laptop computers, overhead projectors, photography enlargers, and a library, etc. and students are free to use all the equipment at the department.
The visual communication design department was founded in the year of 2000, which originated from craft department, the first art college in Taiwan in the year of 1994; however, originally the department was called industrial art department, National Taiwan Academy in the year of 1957.
A great number of professional designers graduated from this department, which is the first and one of the best design departments in Taiwan.
The graduate program was founded in the year of 2004 included the extension graduate program, and more advanced design programs are provided for students to further professional discipline.
Currently, we have 8 full-time faculties, including 5 professors, 2 associate professors, and1assistant professor. Four of our full-time faculty members with Ph.D. degree in the fields of Art and Design, and there are over 50 faculty members including part-time faculty in our department.
Wonderful surroundings with good facilities, professional faculties and variety of challenging programs provided, to cultivate great designers will be expected.