Course Title: Apply lettering

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5177

Course Title: Apply lettering

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 70.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


320T Design (TAFE)


Term1 2007

Course Contact: Jo Beckerleg

Course Contact Phone: 9925 4211

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit includes the skills and knowledge required to lay out and apply lettering to design a variety of signage for use in retail, exhibition and event settings.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

WRRVM4A Apply lettering


Apply layout principles

Construct tickets, signs and show-cards

Produce written text for promotional purposes

Learning Outcomes

1. Construct tickets, signs and
2. Apply layout principles
3. Produce written text for promotional purposes

Overview of Assessment

• Research project
• Developing project brief
• Software application
• Portfolio presentations
• Application of technical skills