Course Title: Research and apply techniques for illustrative work

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4322 Certificate IV in Design

Course Title: Research and apply techniques for illustrative work

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term2 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term2 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015

Course Contact: Ann Langusch

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9438

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will research and apply techniques for illustrative work. This will include developing drawing skills and the technical skills required to develop them into themed illustrations. The illustrations would be developed in the context of a commercial application.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


This course is delivered and assessed in conjunction with GRAP5336 Integrate colour theory.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVILL401A Research and apply techniques for illustrative work


1. Interpret briefs for illustrative work

2. Organize resources

3. Test design approaches for illustrative work

4. Produce illustrative work

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate your competency in the above elements.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment is on-going throughout the course. Assessment will incorporate a range of methods to assess performance and the application of knowledge and skills and will include practical tasks and projects.
The assessment tasks are:
Project 1 45%
Project 2 45%
Project 3 10%

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