Course Title: Create page layouts in response to a brief

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5230

Course Title: Create page layouts in response to a brief

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 90.0

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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: Cheryl Baker

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9438

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this unit you will develop the skills and knowledge required to create and compose pages using layout applications at an advanced level in response to a brief.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None required.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VPAU051 Create page layouts in response to a brief


1. Interpret the design brief

2. Set up and format document

3. Arrange elements on page

4. Finalise art work

5. Review quality and finalise job

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 tasks in the form of simulated industry briefs. Tasks are designed to develop a student’s ability to create and compose artwork using industry software to a professional level.

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