Course Title: 2D and 3D Design Production 2

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: 2D and 3D Design Production 2

Credit Points: 12


Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

GRAP2539

Brunswick Campus

Undergraduate

320T Architecture & Design

Face-to-Face

Sem 1 2015,
Sem 2 2015

Course Coordinator: Alistair Briggs

Course Coordinator Phone: +61 3 9925 9446

Course Coordinator Email:alistair.briggs@rmit.edu.au

Course Coordinator Location: B515.3.11


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None


Course Description

In this course you will develop skills and knowledge in complex packaging design and apply graphics to multifaceted items including point of display and promotional objects. You will also work in teams to produce the promotional material and
catalogue for the portfolio presentation. Utilising workflow and finished art practices, enabling you to produce items such as a multi-paged catalogue, large format prints and personal promotional items.


Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

In this course you will develop the following program outcomes:

  • Identify and employ a range of graphic and communication techniques in order to design, refine and produce artwork using well developed digital production skills for multiple contexts.
  • Interpret and respond to a brief considering the needs and expectations of relevant stakeholders, industry conventions, legal requirements, and ethical and sustainable practice implications for the Graphic Design industry and broader global community.
  • Work collaboratively with others in a range of roles and contexts and perform effectively as a member of a creative team.


Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Take responsibility to work in a team to manage and produce a range of promotional items for an event.
  • Analyse and respond to complex industry style briefs applying appropriate and creative 3-dimensional-based outcomes.


Overview of Learning Activities

Your learning activities will take place in a computer laboratory using industry software. You will complete exercises, industry style briefs and activities. You will also be required to undertake independent study.


Overview of Learning Resources

RMIT will provide you with resources and tools for learning in this course through our online systems. Learning resources include access to computer laboratories and relevant software. You will also be expected to make use of the library resources. The University Library has extensive resources for Graphic Design students. The Library has produced a subject guide that includes quality online and print resources for your studies http://rmit.libguides.com/graphicartanddesign

The Library provides guides on academic referencing http://www.rmit.edu.au/library/referencing and subject specialist help via your Liaison Librarian http://www.rmit.edu.au/library/librarians/dsc


Overview of Assessment

You will be assessed on how well you meet the course’s learning outcomes and on your development against the program capabilities.
The assessment tasks are:
1. Production project 20%
2. Design project 30%
3. Knowledge test 10%
4. Capstone project 40%
Feedback will be given on all assessment tasks.
If you have a long term medical condition and/or disability it may be possible to negotiate to vary aspects of the learning or assessment methods. You can contact the program coordinator or the Disability Liaison Unit if you would like to find out more.
A student charter http://www.rmit.edu.au/about/studentcharter summarises your responsibilities as an RMIT student as well as those of your teachers.
Your course assessment conforms to RMIT assessment principles, regulations, policies and procedures which are described and referenced in a single document: http://rmit.edu.au/browse;ID=qwxbqbg739rl1