Course Title: Develop and extend design skills and practice

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5359 Diploma of Graphic Design

Course Title: Develop and extend design skills and practice

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 30

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.

Important Information:

Please note that this course may have compulsory in-person attendance requirements for some teaching activities. 

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Please read the Student website for additional requirements of in-person attendance: https://www.rmit.edu.au/covid/coming-to-campus 


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Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

GRAP6343C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

320T Architecture & Urban Design

Face-to-Face

Term2 2017

GRAP6343C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

320T Architecture & Urban Design

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2018,
Term2 2018,
Term1 2019,
Term2 2019

GRAP6343C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2020,
Term2 2020,
Term1 2021,
Term2 2021

GRAP6343C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

515T Creative Industries

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2022

Course Contact: Ruth Wellington

Course Contact Phone: +61 9925 9988

Course Contact Email: ruth.wellington@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

While undertaking this course you will develop and extend skills needed to be a practising graphic designer. You will continually refine, develop and evaluate your own conceptual and technical skills, incorporating research, experimentation and collaboration as key factors in this process.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None required.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBDES403 Develop and extend design skills and practice

Elements:

1 Acquire and develop technical skills

2 Develop conceptual skills and ideas

3 Develop own voice

4 Evaluate own work

5 Research work opportunities


Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Assessment is on-going throughout the course. Assessment tasks will require you demonstrate the application of knowledge and skills through practical projects and/or exercises. The assessment tasks are:
Design project briefs 

An assessment charter summarises your responsibilities as an RMIT student as well as those of your teachers.