Course Title: Produce typographic design solutions

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5359 Diploma of Graphic Design

Course Title: Produce typographic design solutions

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

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Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

GRAP6345C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

320T Architecture & Design

Face-to-Face

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Alistair Briggs

Course Contact Phone: +61 9925 9446

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



Course Description

In this course you will develop the skills and knowledge required to produce professional typography for a wide range of communication needs. These outcomes may include logotypes, posters, charts, infographics and mass text applications. You will use a broad range of print and digital applications for different graphic design industry contexts.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None required



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAGRD503 Produce typographic design solutions

Elements:

1 Research type as visual communication

2 Analyse design needs

3 Develop ideas for typographic solutions

4 Manipulate and integrate type

5 Integrate type within the overall design

6 Evaluate typographic design solutions


Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Assessment is on-going throughout the course. Assessment tasks will require you demonstrate the application of knowledge and skills through practical projects and/or exercises. The assessment tasks are:
Learning exercises
Major projects incorporating design and printed outcomes
Research reports or presentations

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