Level 1 Design and Visual Communication

11DVC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Cumming

Explores the Design Process, developing within the students strategies to visualise and solve problems creatively.  This course reinforces the ability to draw manually but also develops digital skills in CAD and visual digital media.  Students will integrate research that supports their design work with presentation skills to complete their project brief.


Equipment/Stationery

An A3 clear file display folder, 4B, 2H and HB pencils and coloured pencils are essential. It is recommended that a student also has a set of letraset or equivalent markers.


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

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

Disclaimer

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