Year 10 Graphics - Design & Visual Communication - Half Year
Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Case
WHAT THE COURSE WILL COVER:
The Graphics – Design and Visual Communication course is a half year course and focuses on understanding and applying drawing techniques and design practice to communicate design ideas. Students will study a range of topics including architecture, furniture, and technological design.
This course is a continuation of Year 9 Graphics – Design & Visual Communication and covers the fundamental concepts that a student would require to enter Year 11 Graphics – Design & Visual Communication.
The course aims to cover the following topics during the 2 terms:
- The design process
- Freehand drawing and sketching techniques and use of media
- Graphic design/presentation layout methods and techniques
- Formal technical/instrumental drawing
- Design Movements
- Influential Designers
- Computer aided drawing
WHERE DOES THE SUBJECT LEAD?
Year 11-13 Graphics – Design & Visual Communication
The subject offers a pathway to a number of careers including architecture/design, engineering, building and other related design-based industries.
he subject offers a pathway to a number of careers including architecture/design, engineering, building and other related design-based industries.
Recommended Prior Learning
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
A BYOD device is recommended for this course.