Level 2 Design and Visual Communication

12DVC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Brinsden

You will learn to:
• use a problem solving process to produce an appropriate solution
• extend the range and quality of graphical skills
• apply a range of technical and drawing skills
• examine alternative solutions when analysing problems
• critically evaluate own work and that of contemporary and historical graphic design


Pathway

Level 3 Design and Visual Communication

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$30 for graphics kit and portfolio; in addition a drawing board would be useful.


Recommended Prior Learning A minimum of 12 credits in level 1 Graphics, Art or Technology and 8 Literacy credits.
Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91343 v4 Design and Visual Communication 2.36 - Use visual communication techniques to compose a presentation of a design
2
I
4
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. 91339 v3 Design and Visual Communication 2.32 - Produce instrumental perspective projection drawings to communicate design ideas
2
E
3
A.S. 91338 v3 Design and Visual Communication 2.31 - Produce working drawings to communicate technical details of a design
2
E
4
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: 29 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.