Course Title: Produce 2D product design drawings using software applications

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5382 Diploma of Product Design

Course Title: Produce 2D product design drawings using software applications

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 85

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2020,
Term2 2020,
Term1 2021,
Term2 2021


Brunswick Campus


515T Creative Industries

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2022


City Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term1 2019,
Term2 2019

Course Contact: Robin Blood

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4683

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge to produce two-dimensional (2-D) product design drawings using software applications. It requires the ability to set up the drawing template file to create and edit drawings, output drawing and use saving, backing up and importing file functions. No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

No Pre-requisites needed for this unit.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU22260 Produce 2D product design drawings using software applications


1 Produce a drawing template file

2 Create product design drawings

3 Output drawings

4 Manage files

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

AutoCAD Assessments

  1. Title Blocks
  2. Assessment Task 1 - Orthogonal drawing #1
  3. Assessment Task 2 - Orthogonal drawing #2
  4. Assessment Task 3 - 2D Flat pack object

Adobe Assessments

    1. Rendering