12 Visual Communication 1

12VC1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Murphy

Students will:
• Work on a range of assignments based on the DVC syllabus. The quality of assignments and course work is expected to be at a level superior to Level 1. More complex design briefs development, computer aided design skills and understanding and visual communication skills will be required as well as a wider range of modes and media application
• Study architectural/landscape, media/technical illustration and the production of engineering/technological drawing in their assignments
• Be required to present a research assignments based on design and the implications of design on society
• Be required to supply their own A3 folder and instrumental drawing and rendering equipment


Pathway

13 Visual Communication 1

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

12VC1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $70


Prerequisites

At least 16 credits in Level 1 Visual Communication (11VC1)
OR HoD approval


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91342 v4 Design and Visual Communication 2.35 - Develop a product design through graphics practice
2
I
6
A.S. 91341 v4 Design and Visual Communication 2.34 - Develop a spatial design through graphics practice
2
I
6
Y
A.S. 91340 v4 Design and Visual Communication 2.33 - Use the characteristics of a design movement or era to inform own design ideas
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91337 v3 Design and Visual Communication 2.30 - Use visual communication techniques to generate design ideas
2
E
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.