Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 1 x 1 hr Lecture; 1 x 3 hr Studio 1 – Normal Studio; 1 x 3 hr Studio 2 – Computer Lab Studio; 1 x 3 hr Studio 3 – Drawing Studio |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None specified|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None specified|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this course are articulated in the Course Description, Course Objectives and Generic Skills of this entry. |
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CoordinatorMs Lindy Joubert
Environments and Design Student Centre
Ground Floor, Baldwin Spencer (building 113)
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
|Subject Overview:||This subject introduces graphic skills appropriate to design and building. These skills are taught through a series of constructed and freehand drawing assignments essential to the design thinking process. Graphic skills are developed through tutorials and lectures which are held in the studios and outdoors. Emphasis is given to development of orthographic and perspective drawing, delineation and representation of form and volume. In addition, content includes two modules: digital skills and life drawing. |
On completion of the subject students should be able to:
|Assessment:||Freehand and constructed drawing exercises held both outdoors and in the studio (70%); life drawing in class (15%); and a computer photoshop exercise (15%).|
|Prescribed Texts:||D Cooper, Drawing and Perceiving. Van Nostrand Reinhold, 2nd edition, 1992.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On completion of the subject students should have developed the following skills and capabilities: |
Master of Design (Urban Design) |
Master of Urban Design
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