Course Title: Refine drawing and other visual representation tools

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5359 Diploma of Graphic Design

Course Title: Refine drawing and other visual representation tools

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 70

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term2 2017,
Term1 2018,
Term2 2018,
Term1 2019,
Term2 2019


Brunswick Campus


375T Vocational Design and Social Context


Term1 2020

Course Contact: Alistair Briggs

Course Contact Phone: +61 9925 9988

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will develop the skills and knowledge required to use drawing and other visual representation tools to develop, refine and communicate ideas for creative work. You will apply drawing skills as a cognitive tool in your professional practice. You will achieve this via a combination of manual and digital drawing practices and processes.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None required.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAACD501 Refine drawing and other visual representation tools


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

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: Projects

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