Course Title: Develop graphic designs for packaging

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6152 Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design

Course Title: Develop graphic designs for packaging

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 55

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term1 2017,
Term2 2017,
Term1 2018

Course Contact: Alistair Briggs

Course Contact Phone: +61 9925 9446

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will develop the skills and knowledge required to create graphic designs for packaging by combining creative and technical design expertise with a sound understanding of the particular factors that apply to packaging.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None required.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAGRD606 Develop graphic designs for packaging


1 Interpret creative briefs

2 Evaluate packaging design considerations and constraints

3 Generate and assess ideas

4 Create packaging designs

5 Finalise designs for packaging

6 Evaluate design work and process

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:
Packaging Project/s

An assessment charter summarises your responsibilities as an RMIT student as well as those of your teachers.