Course Title: Design interaction

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6151 Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media

Course Title: Design interaction

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2020,
Term1 2021,
Term2 2021

Course Contact: Nat Bates

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to design and test interactions for interactive media products. It covers developing project requirements, generating ideas, and developing design concepts and specifications.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUADIG506 Design interaction


1 identify project requirements

2 Generate ideas for interactions

3 Draft interaction design specifications

4 Finalise interaction designs

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course you will have the skills and knowledge required to research and generate ideas for interactions, to be able to draft design specifications, and understand the importance of user experience and testing.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is ongoing throughout the semester. Your knowledge of course content is assessed through participation in class exercises, practical project work and through the application of learned skills.