Course Title: Refine digital art techniques

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5309

Course Title: Refine digital art techniques

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 80.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term2 2013,
Term2 2014,
Term2 2015

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

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Course Description

In this unit you will be working with digital media to create a folio of work of your choosing with the goal of developing your own distinctive style. This occurs through a process of research, refinement, evaluation and feedback

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Pre-requisites - Not applicable.
This unit is taught in conjunction with CUVPHI520A Produce an innovative presentation of professional work

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVDIG501A Refine digital art techniques


Element 1. Research digital media ideas and techniques

Element 2. Select digital media techniques for refinement

Element 3. Consolidate digital media technique to professional level

Element 4. Evaluate own digital media technique

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to plan and execute a body of work from concept, to creation, and output to either print or screen. This occurs through a process of research, refinement ,evaluation and individual mentoring.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks in this course include:
• Direct questioning combined with review of portfolios of
• Direct observation of candidate applying a typical
workflow in illustrative photo imaging professional practice