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Level 1 Design and Visual Communication

Level 1

Course Code: 1TDVC
Who can I talk to: Mr Cantley

Students will complete an introduction unit which will cover the five achievement standards to be completed over the year. This will be completed in two main projects, a spatial design and a product design.

Course Information

What Knowledge Will I Develop?

Students will learn about all stages of the design process (to design their own project), how to draw freehand and instrumentally (orthographic projection and paraline), and how to render these drawings to present their ideas effectively

How Will The Course Contribute To My Qualification?

Code Title Credits Internal External Core Optional L1 Literacy L1 Numeracy UE Reading UE Writing Date
91065 Produce instrumental paraline drawings to communicate design ideas 3 y y 29-10-2021
91064 Produce instrumental, multi-view orthographic drawings that communicate technical features of design ideas 3 y y 29-10-2021
91063 Produce freehand sketches that communicate design ideas 3 y y 29-10-2021
91066 Use rendering techniques to communicate the form of design ideas 3 y y 11-06-2021
91068 Undertake development of design ideas through graphics practice 6 y y 25-06-2021
Credits: 18
Does this course provide a pathway to University Entrance? Yes

Entry Requirements

Satisfactory achievement from previous level of study or with HOD approval.

Course Related Costs

No course costs for students.

Companion Subjects

Art, Maths, Technology, Engineering, Furniture Making, Building

Subject Combination Notes

Not applicable