Course Title: Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5333 Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration

Course Title: Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 65

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)


City Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term2 2015,
Term2 2016

Course Contact: Jennifer Crowley

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4819

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to work pro actively with a client or commissioning organisation to develop and negotiate a design brief.
No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of endorsement.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBDES502A Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief


Develop and refine design brief

Establish design requirements

Negotiate terms and conditions

Learning Outcomes

Refer to the elements and this unit.

This unit requires established knowledge & skills from specialised design units in your foundation year of study.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course will be project based.