Course Title: Product Illustration Level 2

Part A: Course Overview

Course ID: 025956

Program: C5068

Course Title: Product Illustration Level 2

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 48.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


320T Design (TAFE)


Course Contact: Julian Pratt

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4820

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Course Description

The purpose of this course is to provide participants with the skills, knowledge and attitudes required to be able to communicate design concepts and ideas using a range of drawing and modelling software.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Pre: VART 5821C and VART 5768C

National Competency Codes and Titles


Product Illustration Level 2

Learning Outcomes

1. Use industry standard software to develop computer based artwork, renderings and/or short animations for product design projects (AutoCAD, 3D Studio Max, Illustrator, PhotoShop, PowerPoint or similar)
2. Use drawing and modelling software packages as product design and illustration development tools.
3. Convert drawing files into computer generated renderings and/or animations across a range of computer platforms and applications.

Overview of Assessment

Students will demonstrate competence by completing a series of practical projects to be submitted by the prescribed deadlines. All project work is to be documented through notes and drawings which may consist of: notes from lectures and tutorials, models, mockups, visual presentations, and research conducted relevant to the project. Ongoing verbal feedback will be provided to students as the projects progress. Written assessment and feedback will be given to the student when work is returned. Late work will not be accepted.