Design Imaging 2: Designing Photo-based handmade images


This course introduces students to the process of creating and designing visual narratives / stories through their use and understanding of a variety of image based media. It explores the relationship between the active process of observation and the production of the visible image as a designed construct.



  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Demonstrate an awareness of the appropriate use of a variety of visual / mark making media in establishing a tone of voice;

2. Experiment with a variety of forms of visual / mark making media;

3. Communicate effectively in narrative form using appropriate visual / mark making media;

4. Confidently begin to develop their personal visual language.


Topics will include:

  1. The visible image as a designed construct;
  2. The relationship between investigating, understanding, and transforming visible images;
  3. The affect of hand generated and lense media imagery on tone of voice and narrative design;
  4. The role of hand generated and lense media imagery in visually communicating ideas

Replacing Course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): DESN1200. Students who have successfully completed DESN1200 are not eligible to enrol in DESN1112.

Assessment Items

Project: Projects

Presentation: Presentations - Individual

Contact Hours



Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for 4 Weeks


Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 11 Weeks


Face to Face On Campus 6 hour(s) per Week for 1 Weeks