Course Title: Develop a basic design concept

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4173

Course Title: Develop a basic design concept

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 40.0

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)


Brunswick Campus


320T Design (TAFE)

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Course Contact: Garry Amy

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9260

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to undertake graphic design to produce roughs and finished art

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICPPP211A Develop a basic design concept


Assess brief requirements
Assemble layout
Render a simple graphic design
Check for suitability
Tidy materials and store data

Learning Outcomes

1. Assess brief requirements
2. Assemble layout
3. Render a simple graphic design
4. Check for suitability
5. Tidy materials and store data

Overview of Assessment

The assessment will be as follows:
- Briefs
- Exercises
- Projects

A final assessment of Competency Achieved or Not Yet Competent will be given at the end of the course when students will submit all completed work.

To be deemed competent students must demonstrate competence in all Learning Elements and related Performance Criteria.
This course is co-assessed with MANU 5737 Select and Apply Type