Design Drawing


Design Drawing allows students to explore sketching, colour theory, design, concept visualization, perspective drawing and basic rendering techniques. It is expected that students will develop research and writing skills and acquire resources that will assist in an academic learning environment.



  • Semester 1 - 2015


  • Semester 1 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Produce accurate freehand perspective sketches.

2. Use sketching as a tool for generating ideas.

3. Apply design process to produce a drawing.

4. Produce drawings that communicate visual concepts.

5. Produce drawings that demonstrate knowledge of basic rendering techniques.

6. Acquire resources that can be used in a teaching and learning environment.

7. Develop skills related to research and academic writing for different purposes.


  1. Perspective principles.
  2. Freehand perspective sketching.
  3. Colour theory.
  4. Design process.
  5. Concept visualisation.
  6. Basic rendering techniques.
  7. Line weight uses in a drawing.

Assessment Items

Project: Perspective Principles 1

Written Assignment: Written Analysis

Project: Perspective Principles 2

Contact Hours


Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term