Design & Visual Communication NCEA 2
Course DetailsLevel 2 Optional 25 Credits
Purpose:The course aims to develop student's Design and Visual Communication skills. The course is structured around two Design Briefs: Spatial Design and Product Design. Students will develop their own graphics practice through sketching, instrumental drawing, modelling, use of CAD and 3D printing.
Entry Requirements:12 Credits in DVC1 and HOF approval.
Some or all of the following will be offered:
|91337||Use visual communication techniques to generate design ideas||2||3||External|
|91338||Use working drawings to communicate technical details of a design||2||4||External|
|91339||Produce instrumental perspective projection drawings to communicate design ideas.||2||3||External|
|91340||Use the characteristics of a design or era to inform own design ideas||2||3||Internal|
|91341||Develop a spatial design through graphics practice||2||6||Internal|
|91342||Develop a product design through graphics practice||2||6||Internal|
|91343||EXTENSION: Use visual communication techniques to present own design||2||4||Internal|