Course Title: Extended Practical Placement

Part A: Course Overview

Course ID: 020995

Program: C5069

Course Title: Extended Practical Placement

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 224.0

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


320T Design (TAFE)



Brunswick Campus


320T Design (TAFE)

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Course Contact: Annette Cook

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9438

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to provide students with the skills, knowledge and attitudes to work in an assistant capacity in graphic arts studio/s with real industry briefs to meet agreed expectations of the employer for the completion of workplace projects.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Pre-requisite: OHTH 5306 Health, safety & security

National Competency Codes and Titles


Extended Practical Placement

Learning Outcomes

1. Undertake activities within the role and role boundaries appropriate to the particular workplace
2. Follow directions under supervision
3. Work as a member of a team
4. Undertake an independent project
5. Describe each stage of development in the production process of graphic material within the particular workplaces

Overview of Assessment

Students will be assessed on their performance within a workplace situation through observation and employer feedback.

A graded assessment will occur for this course.