Furnish yourself with the knowledge you need to visually communicate design ideas. Wield drafting software. Experiment with freehand and modelling techniques. Develop three-dimensional design concepts as part of your interior architecture studies.
Your upfront cost: $0
- 01 Jun 2020
- 31 Aug 2020
- 30 Nov 2020
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- apply appropriate media and techniques for design communication in a creative manner
- produce design imagery and models to communicate a design proposal
- synthesise and present design ideas clearly and to a professional standard.
- Why we Draw
- Types of Drawings
- Expressive Drawing
- Graphic Layout Principles
- Visual Skills: Photoshop
- Visual Skills: Sketchup
- Visual Skills: InDesign
- Verbal Presentation Skills
- Visual Identity
- Discussion forum/Discussion Board
- Online assignment submission
- Standard Media
- Web links
- Resources and Links
- Printable format materials
- Online Assessment
- Audio-Video streaming
You cannot enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
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Access to hardware: webcam, speakers and microphone Students are required to purchase or have access to the Adobe Creative Suite of programs, specifically Photoshop and InDesign. The presentation techniques learned in these programs will be used throughout the Interior Architecture Course.
This subject was previously known as Communicating Interior Solutions.
Students will develop skills and use of technologies to appropriately communicate design ideas to others. Free-hand drawing and digital skills are both emphasised, enabling students to evaluate appropriate techniques for given applications. Creativity is encouraged, as are testings of a diverse range of visual media and techniques. This unit provides a foundation for students to continue to develop their software knowledge and visual communication skills across the duration of the course.
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- Testing Techniques Exercise (30%)
- Presentation (30%)
- Folio (40%)
Textbooks are not required.
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