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DIGM70-101: Graphic Design

Description

Graphic Design provides students with an introduction to visual communication principles and graphic design elements such as colour, type, line, shape and form as foundations for understanding the aesthetic, function, and social applications of design. Students will use industry-standard content tools from Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator.

Subject details

Type: Postgraduate Subject
Code: DIGM70-101
EFTSL: 0.063
Faculty: Faculty of Society and Design
Semesters offered:
  • January 2022 [Standard Offering]
  • January 2023 [Standard Offering]
Credit: 5
Study areas:
  • Architecture
Subject fees:
  • Commencing in 2021: $1,880.00
  • Commencing in 2022: $1,900.00
  • Commencing in 2023: $1,950.00
  • Commencing in 2021: $2,020.00
  • Commencing in 2022: $2,020.00
  • Commencing in 2023: $2,075.00

Learning objectives

1. Apply the fundamental elements, principles, and creative practice theories of graphic design to visual design communications at an advanced level. 2. Integrate and synthesise theoretical and conceptual client orientated visual design constructs through to finished form ready for production.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites:

Nil

Assumed knowledge:

Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.

Restrictions:

Subject dates

  • Standard Offering
    Enrolment opens: 14/11/2021
    Semester start: 17/01/2022
    Subject start: 17/01/2022
    Cancellation 1: 31/01/2022
    Cancellation 2: 07/02/2022
    Last enrolment: 30/01/2022
    Withdraw - Financial: 12/02/2022
    Withdraw - Academic: 05/03/2022
    Teaching census: 11/02/2022
  • Standard Offering
    Enrolment opens: 13/11/2022
    Semester start: 16/01/2023
    Subject start: 16/01/2023
    Cancellation 1: 30/01/2023
    Cancellation 2: 06/02/2023
    Last enrolment: 29/01/2023
    Withdraw - Financial: 11/02/2023
    Withdraw - Academic: 04/03/2023
    Teaching census: 10/02/2023
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens: 14/11/2021
Semester start: 17/01/2022
Subject start: 17/01/2022
Cancellation 1: 31/01/2022
Cancellation 2: 07/02/2022
Last enrolment: 30/01/2022
Withdraw - Financial: 12/02/2022
Withdraw - Academic: 05/03/2022
Teaching census: 11/02/2022