12 Design 1
Teacher in Charge: Sarah-Jane Gauntlett
•Students will learn about the design process and how to apply this process to a range of design tasks, including illustration, graphic design, package design, typographic layout and the use of computers as a design tool
•The aim of this course is to provide students with a thorough grounding in Design, which involves understanding a design brief, how to carry out research, generating ideas and developing these ideas in a systematic way, through to a final solution
•Drawing plays a major part in this course as the central means of generating ideas. Drawing is carried out by hand in conventional ways and also by using a computer.
•This course leads to Level 3 Design and Visual Arts. It will also support entry to Level 3 Painting and Photography with HoD approval
At least 16 credits in Level 1 Painting (11PN1) or Level 1 PhotoDesign (11PH1)
OR HoD approval based on the presentation of personal work
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
*12DS1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $45
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Term: 2, Week: 4
Term: 2, Week: 4
Term: 3, Week: 10
Patternmaker, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Tailor/Dressmaker, Tattoo Artist, Textile Process Operator, Cutter, Fashion Designer, Sewing Machinist, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Painter and Decorator, Industrial Designer, Jeweller, Make-up Artist, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Photographer, Printer, Signmaker, User Experience Designer, Marketing Specialist, Garment Technician,