Visual Comm Principles 1
|Course code DESN1100||Units 10||Level 1000||Faculty of Science and Information TechnologySchool of Design, Communication and IT|
Aims to teach basic visual communication skills, building a knowledge of principles, materials and equipment and an understanding of the visual communication profession.
Not available in 2014
|Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004|
|Objectives||On completion of this module, students should be able to:|
1 demonstrate an understanding of basic design elements and principles;
2 exhibit a developing visual vocabulary;
3 display basic skills in layout, lettering and typography;
4 to communicate using the specific language of the visual communication profession.
5 to safely use, care and maintain art equipment.
|Content||1 Strategies for building a visual vocabulary|
2 Basic layout
3 Typography and lettering
4 Drawing and illustrative techniques
5 Visual and verbal presentation techniques
6 Basic professional practice
7 Elements and principles.
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Teaching Methods||Problem Based Learning|
|Contact Hours||Studio: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term