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Graphic Design Thinking and Research (8600.5)

Level: Level 1 - Undergraduate Introductory Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 1
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Design
Discipline: School of Design and the Built Environment

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    Unit Outlines

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    • Semester 2, 2018, ONLINE, BRUCE (178513) - View
    • Semester 2, 2018, ON-CAMPUS, TQB-SB (178516) - View
    • Semester 2, 2018, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (178511) - View
    • Semester 2, 2017, ONLINE, BRUCE (164954) - View
    • Semester 2, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, TQB-SB (164957) - View
    • Semester 2, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, NSI-SL (164956) - View
    • Semester 2, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (164952) - View
    • Semester 2, 2016, ONLINE, BRUCE (161337) - View
    • Semester 2, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, TQB-SB (161340) - View
    • Semester 2, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, NSI-SL (161339) - View
    • Semester 2, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (161335) - View
    • Semester 2, 2015, ONLINE, BRUCE (140691) - View
    • Semester 2, 2015, ON-CAMPUS, NSI-SL (149603) - View
    • Semester 2, 2015, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (140689) - View

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    Syllabus

    This unit draws students' attention to the significance of design process within a production work flow and more generally as a form of critical enquiry. It introduces concepts of design thinking and design research, and demonstrates how they can be incorporated within a production process. The knowledge and expertise developed in this unit will have broad application and will underpin students' ongoing studies within the graphic design course.

    Learning Outcomes

    On completion of this unit will, student will be able to:

    1. demonstrate understanding of the concepts of design thinking and design research;

    2. employ design thinking and research strategies within a practical production process;

    3. analyse research results, and evolve design solutions accordingly;

    4. demonstrate a foundational competency in graphic design technology; and

    5. clearly communicate a rationale for design decisions.

    Contact Hours

    Three hours per week.

    Prerequisites

    None

    Corequisites

    None

    Assumed Knowledge

    None

    Incompatible Units

    None

    Equivalent Units

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