Course Details - Visual Design (Thebarton Senior College)

Course TitleVisual Design
RegionWestern Adelaide Secondary Schools Network
Host OrganisationThebarton Senior College
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
DescriptionThis course allows students to develop skills in the visual design process for screen, video games and other media. Students will have the opportunity to produce designs for characters, costume, props, vehicles, and environments - both in 2D and 3D, and in a simulated studio setting. Students will develop skills in collaboration and the creative design process that will allow them to work effectively in the creative arts industry and produce work suitable for a portfolio that will assist them in further study or work applications.
PathwaysCertificate IV in Screen and Media, various Stage 2 offerings, University pathways. Preparation for working in the industry.
Special RequirementsStudents should have access to a computer and the internet. Access to a WACOM tablet would be beneficial but not compulsory.
Delivery Location(s)Thebarton Senior College, 40 Ashley Street, Torrensville, SA, 5031
Dates and Times36 weekly sessions at Thebarton Senior College on a day to be confirmed from 08:50 until 15:05
Commencement date 04/02/19
Students will be expected to complete work independently between sessions.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 1, 75 SACE credits
QualificationCertificate III in Screen and Media (National code CUA31015)
RTOThebarton Senior College (National Code 40117)
CompulsoryBSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others   (20 nominal hours)
 BSBCRT301Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills   (40 nominal hours)
 CUAIND301Work effectively in the creative arts industry   (50 nominal hours)
ElectiveBSBCRT402Collaborate in a creative process   (40 nominal hours)
 BSBDES201Follow a design process   (40 nominal hours)
 BSBDES202Evaluate the nature of design in a specific industry context   (30 nominal hours)
 BSBDES302Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms   (50 nominal hours)
 BSBDES303Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms   (50 nominal hours)
 BSBDES403Develop and extend design skills and practice   (30 nominal hours)
 BSBDIV301Work effectively with diversity   (30 nominal hours)
 CUAACD201Develop drawing skills to communicate ideas   (60 nominal hours)
 CUAANM303Create 3D digital models   (75 nominal hours)
 CUADIG304Create visual design components   (30 nominal hours)
 ICTWEB201Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement   (20 nominal hours)
Student Cost$100.00
This consists of $100 (GST free) Regional VET fee, payable to your Home School.
Home School Cost$300.00
This consists of $300 (GST free) course cost. This will be invoiced to the Home School from Thebarton Senior College.
Cost NotesSome costings will be subject to change.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   15
Selection ProcessAn information session must be attended.
Orientation DetailsEnrolment through interview. Ring Tina to arrange this on 8159 3100.
Public TransportBuses 287 and 288 from the city.
Contact PersonMs Tina Kritikos, Phone 81593100, Email
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