Course Title: Extend typographic design expertise

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6127

Course Title: Extend typographic design expertise

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 60.0

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

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

GRAP5343C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

320T Architecture & Design

Face-to-Face

Term1 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015

Course Contact: Al Briggs

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9152

Course Contact Email: al.briggs@rmit.edu.au


Course Description

In this unit you will develop the skills and knowledge required to exploit the potential of typography to solve complex design challenges through research and exploration of advanced and specialised applications.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None required.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVGRD603A Extend typographic design expertise

Elements:

1 Research type to develop design solutions

2 Explore creative and complex applications of type

3 Evolve typography expertise in professional practice


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate your competency in the above elements.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment is on-going throughout the course. Assessment tasks will require you demonstrate the application of knowledge and skills through practical projects and/or written tasks.

Assessment tasks are:

  • Design Project 1 (50% of final grade)
  • Design Project 2 (50% of final grade)