ACG204 - Design and Society
|Year||2015 unit information|
Commencing Trimester 2: Waterfront (Geelong) in 2016
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)|
|Unit chair:||T Meyrick|
For students who commenced their course prior to 2011: ACG102
For students commencing from 2011: any two of the following units - ACG101, ACG102, ACG103
1 x 2 hour Seminar per week
You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.
In this unit students will explore the areas of icons, signage and way-finding systems. Students will be expected to be reasonably fluent in the Adobe Publishing Suite and will actively research contemporary and historical aspects of visual communication and commercial design as it relates to modern society. Students will be presented with design issues and develop methods and strategies for the generation and production of effective solutions. Topic areas will include map and navigation systems, research into and development of public service campaigns.
Design Project, 30%
Design Research, 30%
Design Project, 40%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.