Course Title: Refine drawing and other visual representation tools

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5348 Diploma of Visual Arts

Course Title: Refine drawing and other visual representation tools

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 70

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Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

VART6360C

City Campus

TAFE

340T Art

Face-to-Face

Term1 2017

VART6360C

City Campus

TAFE

375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2020,
Term1 2021,
Term2 2021

Course Contact: Tyler Payne

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4320

Course Contact Email: tyler.payne@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

In this course you will develop skills and knowledge required to use drawing skills and other visual representation tools to develop, refine and communicate ideas for creative work. The focus of the course is on identifying, developing and refining drawing and visual representation as cognitive tools in a professional practice.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAACD501 Refine drawing and other visual representation tools

Elements:

1. Evaluate the role of drawing in professional practice

2. Support practice through experimentation with drawing and visual representation

3. Develop individual approach to use of drawing


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will have acquired the skills and knowledge to produce drawings that represent and communicate ideas linked to your elective practices.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is on going throughout Semester 1 and 2. Your knowledge and understanding of course content is assessed through completion of a body of work that demonstrates concept development, understanding of materials and adhering to the guidelines of working in the drawing studio.

There are two projects. Full assessment briefs will be provided and can be found on Canvas.