10 Visual Communication (Table C) 4 lessons per week for half a year (semester)

10VC1
Course Description

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Prerequisites

HoF Approval


The Visual Communication course is designed to provide a variety of design and drawing experiences relating to architecture and product design that are challenging, creative and purposeful. It includes freehand and instrumental drawing techniques and rendering skills. 

The course continues through to Year 13 as an independent subject and qualifies for scholarship at Year 13. 

Visual Communication leads to design courses offered throughout most tertiary institutions and universities.
Career pathways can lead into architecture, draughting, product design, fashion, furniture design and much more. Visual Communication is also a useful subject for students considering a career in the building or engineering industries.


Assessment
Four Assignments & Course work / exercises

  1. Product Design - Techniques
  2. Product Design - Chocolate packaging
  3. Spatial Design - Techniques
  4. Spatial Design - Designing a sleepout

Examples:

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Faculties:

Year 10 (Table C) half-year options - 4 lessons per week for half a year (semester), Technology



Pathway

11 Design and Visual Communication 1

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

10VC1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $40
Costs cover supplied stationery and take-home project materials.