Course Title: Select and apply type

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4173

Course Title: Select and apply type

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 30.0

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 basic typesetting skills.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICPPP221A Select and apply type


Identify fonts
Select, fit and produce type for a basic brief
Proof read and correct type

Learning Outcomes

1. Identify fonts
2. Select, fit and produce type for a basic brief
3. Proof read and correct type

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 GRAP5164C Develop a Basic Design Concept