Course Title: Develop a basic design concept

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5069

Course Title: Develop a basic design concept

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)


Term1 2007,
Term1 2008

Course Contact: Annette Cook

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9438

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course covers the effective development and production of a basic design concept.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICPPP11BA Develop a basic design concept


Assemble layout materials

Assess the requirements of the brief

Check for suitability

Produce finished artwork

Render a simple graphic design

Tidy materials and store data

Learning Outcomes

1 Assess the requirements of the brief
2 Assemble layout materials
3 Render a simple graphic design
4 Produce finished artwork
5 Check for suitability
6 Tidy materials and store data

Overview of Assessment

The assessment will be as follows:
- Exercises
- Practical projects

Students will be tutored with a verbal and/or written evaluation of their progress, within class time and in response to each submission.

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. A graded assessment will also occur for this course.

To be deemed competent students must demonstrate competence in all Learning Elements and related Performance Criteria.

This course is co-assessed with GRAP 5155 Print processes, MANU 5731 Electronic media output, GRAP 9423 Drawing techniques.