Course Title: Work with simple measurement and design

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C1071

Course Title: Work with simple measurement and design

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 60.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


365T Global Studies, Soc Sci & Plng


Course Contact: Mandy Morrison

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254065

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

The focus of this unit is on using and making decisions about
everyday measurements, and using simple everyday language of
design to recognise and describe shapes.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VBQU128 Work with simple measurement and design


1 Identify, compare and
describe simple shapes
and designs.

2 Work with and compare
simple everyday

Learning Outcomes

 In this course you will explore the following topics:

 knowledge that signs / prints/ symbols represent meaning
· communication skills to undertake learning and assessment
· informal and some formal language of measurement and shape
· simple addition and subtraction

Overview of Assessment

Assessment in this unit of competency is determined via a combination of assessment straegies which will include:

A project on recognising shapes

Short answer questions on measurement and shapes