Course Title: Research and apply techniques for graphic design

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4224

Course Title: Research and apply techniques for graphic design

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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


345T Media and Communication


Term2 2011,
Term2 2012

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

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Course Description

This course covers skills and knowledge required to research and apply techniques for graphic design.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVDSP07B Research and apply techniques for graphic design


1. Interpret the graphic design brief.

2. Organise resources for graphic design. 

3. Test design approaches for graphic design

4. Produce the graphic design. 

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to apply your skills and knowledge to design web environments.

Overview of Assessment

A variety of practical assessment tasks, to be submitted in class, will be used to establish competence in this course.