Level 1 Design & Visual Communication

11DVC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr T. Mitchell

The focus of the subject at this level is to implement a course of problem solving by design which will promote awareness and understanding of Graphics and its application in practical, social, economic and environmental issues.
The aim is to stimulate self-confidence, self-esteem and a pride of achievement through enabling all students to achieve a high level of personal success in this subject.


Pathway

Level 2 Design & Visual Communication

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$15

Year Eleven DVC Stationery List
Qty OfficeMax Code Description
3 2803615 A3 Warwick 17C9U Drawing Pad Refill 110gsm
2 1022598 Staedtler Traditional Graphite 2H pencil
2 1022849 Staedtler Traditional Graphite HB pencil
2 1022563 Staedtler Traditional Graphite 2B pencil
1 2899604 30cm Clear Plastic Ruler
1 2802449 Eraser
1 1312650 Faber-Castell Coloured Pencils or 24pkt
1 1157957 26cm 450 Set Square
1 1158066 26cm 600 Set Square
1 2810948 Faber-Castell compass set
1 12822520 A3 Art Carry Bag (recommended)
1 2855844 Circle Guide
1 2852101 Metric Ellipse Template
1 2800373 Clear File A3 refillable display book

Optional Mechanical Pencil 0.5mm with 2H leads
Mechanical Pencil 0.5mm with HB leads
Mechanical Pencil 0.7mm with HB leads
Staedtler fibre tip pens pkt 0.1, 0.3, 0.5, 0.7mm


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91068 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.35 - Undertake development of design ideas through graphics practice
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10
1
I
6
A.S. 91067 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.34 - Use the work of an influential designer to inform design ideas
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 7
1
I
3
A.S. 91066 v4 Design and Visual Communication 1.33 - Use rendering techniques to communicate the form of design ideas
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10
1
I
3
A.S. 91065 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.32 - Produce instrumental paraline drawings to communicate design ideas
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 3
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 91064 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.31 - Produce instrumental, multi-view orthographic drawings that communicate technical features of design ideas
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 3
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 91063 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.30 - Produce freehand sketches that communicate design ideas
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 3
1
E
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Pathway Tags

Design, Architecture, Engineering, Graphic Art, Graphic Designer, Computer Graphics, Building Industry, Boat Building – Design and Construction, Landscape industry, All the Trades.