C5359 - Diploma of Graphic Design

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RMIT program code: C5359
Plan name: Diploma of Graphic Design
Plan code: C5359
National Program Code: CUA50715
Campus: Brunswick Campus
Full-Time Duration: 1 Year
Minimum Nominal Hours: 1040
CRICOS code: 090459G

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

This qualification requires the completion of 19 units - 9 core units and 10 elective units.

  C5359 Courses
 

The Diploma of Graphic Design is delivered over two semesters, on a full-time basis.

In the first semester, classes are generally conducted over 4 days each week and in the second semester 3 days per week.  Please refer to your class timetable.

Classes will commence in semester one, on 11 February 2019 and in semester two, on 8 July 2019.

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C5359 Courses

Students commencing in 2019 will enrol into all 9 courses in semester one and all 10 courses in semester two.

To ensure you are enroled in the correct units, please enrol into all courses under the same section/class code (either GD1A, GD1B or GD1C)  in both semester 1 & 2.

 

 

Students who commenced mid year 2018, please enrol into all ten courses under section/class code GD1E or GD1F, as per your 2018 enrolment.

 

 

Further information may be obtained from the Program Coordinator or the Administration Officer, Fay Mitchell on 03 9925 9446 or via the RMIT Connect Student Portal

C5359 Core Units - Select ALL Nine (9) Courses

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Develop and extend design skills and practice (BSBDES403)30GRAP6343CBrunswick Campus1548 (GD1E)
1549 (GD1F)
1431 (GD1A)
1432 (GD1B)
1451 (GD1C)
Research visual communication history and theory (CUAGRD501)55COMM7341CBrunswick Campus1518 (GD1A)
1519 (GD1B)
1580 (GD1C)
Produce graphic designs for 2-D and 3-D applications (CUAGRD502)60GRAP6344CBrunswick Campus1520 (GD1A)
1521 (GD1B)
1581 (GD1C)
Produce typographic design solutions (CUAGRD503)60GRAP6345CBrunswick Campus1522 (GD1A)
1523 (GD1B)
1582 (GD1C)
Refine drawing and other visual representation tools (CUAACD501)70VART6436CBrunswick Campus1550 (GD1E)
1551 (GD1F)
1433 (GD1A)
1434 (GD1B)
1452 (GD1C)
Create and manipulate graphics (CUAGRD504)60COSC6210CBrunswick Campus1524 (GD1A)
1525 (GD1B)
1584 (GD1C)
Design and manipulate complex layouts (CUAGRD505)65GRAP6346CBrunswick Campus1555 (GD1E)
1556 (GD1F)
1435 (GD1A)
1436 (GD1B)
1453 (GD1C)
Develop graphic design practice to meet industry needs (CUAGRD506)60GRAP6347CBrunswick Campus1526 (GD1A)
1527 (GD1B)
1586 (GD1C)
Present a body of own creative work (CUAPPR503)60VART6437CBrunswick Campus1558 (GD1E)
1559 (GD1F)
1437 (GD1A)
1438 (GD1B)
1454 (GD1C)
AND

C5359 Elective Units - Select Ten (10) Courses. Note: Course 052265-ICPKNW316 is included for historical enrolments and is no longer delivered.

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Originate and develop concepts (BSBCRT501)30GEDU6116CBrunswick Campus1566 (GD1E)
1567 (GD1F)
1443 (GD1A)
1444 (GD1B)
1457 (GD1C)
Create observational drawings (CUAACD502)50VART6438CBrunswick Campus1534 (GD1A)
1535 (GD1B)
1595 (GD1C)
Work with photomedia in creative practice (CUAACD512)55VART6439CBrunswick Campus1532 (GD1A)
1533 (GD1B)
1594 (GD1C)
Employ colour management in a digital imaging workplace (CUAPHI513)45VART6440CBrunswick Campus1562 (GD1E)
1563 (GD1F)
1441 (GD1A)
1442 (GD1B)
1456 (GD1C)
Interpret and respond to a design brief (BSBDES402)20GRAP6348CBrunswick Campus1575 (GD1E)
1576 (GD1F)
1449 (GD1A)
1450 (GD1B)
1460 (GD1C)
Prepare digital images for pre-press processing (CUAPHI514)45VART6441CBrunswick Campus1560 (GD1E)
1561 (GD1F)
1439 (GD1A)
1440 (GD1B)
1455 (GD1C)
Refine digital art techniques (CUADIG508)80VART6442CBrunswick Campus1573 (GD1E)
1574 (GD1F)
1447 (GD1A)
1448 (GD1B)
1459 (GD1C)
Build and launch a small business website (SITXICT401)85OFFC5322CBrunswick Campus1569 (GD1E)
1570 (GD1F)
1445 (GD1A)
1446 (GD1B)
1458 (GD1C)
Develop knowledge of the printing and graphic arts industry (ICPKNW322)80GEDU6129CBrunswick Campus1530 (GD1A)
1531 (GD1B)
1591 (GD1C)
Make a presentation (BSBCMM401)30COMM5974CBrunswick Campus1528 (GD1A)
1529 (GD1B)
1588 (GD1C)
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Administration officer 

Fay Mitchell
Ph: 03 9925 9446
Online enquiry: RMIT Connect Student Portal

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

Material fees

Some courses and programs have material fees (fees for field trips, goods or services) associated with them. In most cases these charges are not compulsory, but are levied by the teaching school for materials they purchase on your behalf for use in your studies. Go to the Material Fees web page to check the material fees for your program and courses.

Enrolment

For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

Policies

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