Course Title: Interpret and respond to a brief

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5198

Course Title: Interpret and respond to a brief

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 15.0

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,
Term1 2012

Course Contact: Program Administration - Adam Lovell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925-4976

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course focuses on the skills and knowledge required to interpret and respond to a brief through the production of work.

This course is co-delivered with CUECOR01B, CUSADM03A, CUVCOR04A,

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVDES05A Interpret and respond to a brief


1. Interpret the brief

2. Develop and refine the design concept

3. Liaise with client

5. Complete the production of the work

4. Plan the production of the work

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to create a range of creative writing exercises that respond to a specific brief.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks will involves practical exercises, knowledge assessment tasks and practical individual writing projects.