DSGN503 – Graphic Design Fundamentals
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Graphic Design Fundamentals
To introduce students to the fundamentals of graphic design. The course will cover a range of design principles and skills for both print and screen based outcomes.
- Directed hours
- Self directed hours
- Total learning hours
- Learning Outcomes
- 1.Demonstrate proficiency across a range of design tools
2.Analyse codes and conventions of the graphic design discipline
3.Demonstrate ability to act and think through a reflective process
4.Create and integrate a broad range of content in response to a project brief.
- Design process overview
Fundamental visual communication principles
Layout and grid structure principles
Image control and manipulation
- Assessment Criteria
- PortfolioEvidence Portfolio100
The portfolio is comprised of multiple components. Students need to provide sufficient evidence against all learning outcomes and gain an overall mark of 50 in order to pass this module.
- Learning and Teaching Resource
- Studio and presentation spaces
Domain-specific software and tools, including industry-spec computers.