Course Title: Manage creative and professional self

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5230 Diploma of Graphic Design

Course Title: Manage creative and professional self

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

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)


Brunswick Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term2 2011,
Term2 2012

Course Contact: Alistair Briggs, Leigh Milward

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9438

Course Contact Email:,

Course Description

Manage self and includes understanding and applying ethical practices to own creative and business activities, setting and meeting own priorities and developing and maintaining artistic and professional competence.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VPAU014 Manage creative and professional self


1 Apply ethical standards

2 Set and meet own work priorities

3 Develop and maintain artistic and professional competence

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

The assessment tasks for this unit is a project/s.

Students will be tutored with a verbal and/or written evaluation of their progress, within class time.
A final assessment of Competency Achieved or Not Yet Competent will be given at the end of the course when students will submit all completed work.
To be deemed competent students must satisfactorily complete all Learning Elements and related Performance Criteria.
Grading will be offered in addition to and after the participant has been deemed competent.