Course Title: Research and apply techniques for illustrative work

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5230

Course Title: Research and apply techniques for illustrative work

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


320T Architecture & Design


Term1 2010,
Term1 2011,
Term1 2012,
Term1 2013

Course Contact: Alistair Briggs

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9438

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this unit you will develop the skills and knowledge required to research and apply techniques for application to any type of illustrative work. You will focus on developing a general and introductory knowledge of illustrative work and its practical application.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

  None required, however this unit will be run in a clustered delivery with CUVCRS04A Produce technical drawings.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVDSP11A Research and apply techniques for illustrative work


1 Interpret the brief for the illustrative work

2 Organise resources for illustrative work

3 Test design approaches for illustrative work

4 Produce the illustrative work

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 will incorporate a range of methods to assess performance and the application of knowledge and skills and will include:
Practical exercises and industry related briefs.
An assessment charter summarises your responsibilities as an RMIT student as well as those of your teachers.