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EV2120 - Design Communication

[Not offered in 2017]

Credit points: 03
Year: 2017
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

This subject will focus on the communication of design ideas in/for urban contexts. We will focus on the creation of visual ideas and information for a range of urban design audiences (ie for community consultation work, for architects and planners, politicians and engineers, etc). You will develop broad visual communication design knowledge informed by theoretical and technical knowledge and be able to apply this to real world urban design outcomes. Our emphasis will be on creativity, design thinking, collaborative practice and problem solving and will encompass print and digital media.

Learning Outcomes

  • Develop a portfolio of effective design communication;
  • Critically evaluate theories and models for design communication;
  • Communicate persuasively using oral, written and drawing skills.
Prerequisites: 12CP of level 2 subjects

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