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|Unit chair:||M Rashleigh|
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
The unit aims to provide students with an understanding of the use of images and design principles in the context of the digital environments of multimedia and entertainment. This unit introduces the fundamentals of graphic design, including design processes, visual aesthetics, conceptual development and colour theory, as they are applied to issues of communication in electronic media. The principles and practice of interface design for new technologies will be introduced by way of practical projects and written assignments. Course content will also focus on the ethical considerations confronting those engaged in creation of visual media content. Allied subject such as visual symbols and typography will also be examined by way of lecture and tutorial participation.
Four practical assignments each 400-500 words 70%, research essay 2000 words 30%.
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.