Course Title: Design web environments

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5309

Course Title: Design web environments

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term1 2015

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will cover the skills and knowledge required to work with clients to develop design specification documents for web environments, specifically focussed on requirements of the photographic industry.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFDIG502A Design web environments


Element 1. Determine project requirements

Element 2. Research and select web environments

Element 3. Draft design specifications

Element 4. Review and confirm design specifications

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to interpret and clarify written proposals and present ideas for the design of web environments. You will be able to design and develop a web environments specifically focussed on photographic industry requirements.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks include building a web brand and identity, a functional schematic prototype, Project functional specification document and an online photo essay translating a hardcover book developed simultaneously.