12 Design 1
Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Corkery
• 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
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
12DS1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $100
At least 16 credits in Level 1 Painting (11PN1) or Level 1 Design for Print (11PH1)
OR HoD approval
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.