GRAPHICS - DESIGN and VISUAL COMMUNICATION 11F - Full Year

GRA11F
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Case

The Graphics - Design and Visual Communication course involves establishing core design and drawing knowledge and techniques, with a particular focus on three-dimensional design. Students will develop their skills in exploring and refining design ideas in response to a brief, using creative strategies and visual techniques to aid design thinking. The use of visual communication techniques includes freehand sketching, instrumental drawing, physical and digital modelling and presentation principles.

As some of the coursework is online it is highly recommended that students bring an appropriate device to class.

Students will achieve between 18-22 credits during the year depending on their interests and abilities.


Pathway

GRAPHICS - DESIGN and VISUAL COMMUNICATION 21F - Full Year

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$20.00


Recommended Prior Learning

An interest in design and drawing. Completion of Year 10 Graphics is beneficial.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91068 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.35 - Undertake development of design ideas through graphics practice
1
I
6
A.S. 91067 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.34 - Use the work of an influential designer to inform design ideas
1
I
3
A.S. 91066 v4 Design and Visual Communication 1.33 - Use rendering techniques to communicate the form of design ideas
1
I
3
A.S. 91065 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.32 - Produce instrumental paraline drawings to communicate design ideas
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 91064 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.31 - Produce instrumental, multi-view orthographic drawings that communicate technical features of design ideas
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 91063 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.30 - Produce freehand sketches that communicate design ideas
1
E
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.