Course Title: Apply visual communication theory to photo imaging practice

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6152 Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design

Course Title: Apply visual communication theory to photo imaging practice

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 45

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Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

VART6350C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

320T Architecture & Design

Face-to-Face

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Alistair Briggs

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9152

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



Course Description

In this unit you will produce creative and innovative photo images based on different visual communication ideas and theories. 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None required



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAPHI501 Apply visual communication theory to photo imaging practice

Elements:

1. Research role of photo imaging in visual communication

2. Use visual communication in photo imaging practice

3. Evaluate visual communication in photo imaging practice


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, exercises and/or written tasks.
The assessment tasks are:
Exercises
Creative photographic projects

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