Course Title: Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4251 Certificate IV in Interior Decoration

Course Title: Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.


Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term2 2013

Course Contact: Jennifer Crowley

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4819

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to explore and creatively apply the design process to the development of 3 dimensional (3D) forms.
No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of endorsement.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBDES303A Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms


1.  Source information on 3-dimensional design

2.  Explore the creative design process for 3-dimensional forms

3.  Communicate concepts or ideas through application of design processes to 3-dimensional forms

Learning Outcomes

This unit applies to individuals who apply the creative design process to the development of 3-dimensional forms. The unit underpins many other specialised design units.

Overview of Assessment

Evidence of the following is essential:
• production of a range of samples or concept realisations which show the creative application of the processes to 3-dimensional forms
• knowledge of the design process as it applies to 3-dimensional work.
Assessment must ensure:
• access to the materials resources and equipment needed to apply design processes to 3-dimensional forms.