Level 3 Design Visual Communication

03DVC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

At Level 3 you will be required to work independently to research and develop your own solutions to design problems. Negotiating with a client will provide you with a collaborative approach to designing. Students will be working with Adobe Creative Suite and 3D software programs as well as freehand sketching. They will build upon a variety of skills to complete an individual portfolio of work.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Coloured Pencils, Waterproof Black Pen, A3 Envelope, A3 paper pad.


Recommended Prior Learning

Minimum of 15 credits in 02DVC, 02ARD or 023DD or approval from HOLA DVA


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91627 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.30 - Initiate design ideas through exploration
3
E
4
*
A.S. 91628 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.31 - Develop a visual presentation that exhibits a design outcome to an audience
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91629 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.32 - Resolve a spatial design through graphics practice
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91630 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.33 - Resolve a product design through graphics practice
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91631 v3 Design and Visual Communication 3.34 - Produce working drawings to communicate production details for a complex design
3
E
6
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 28

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 28 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Pathway Tags

This course would be suitable for students interested in Graphic Design, Spatial Design, Product Design, Architecture and creative industries. It would also be of interest to Business students who are looking to market and design their brand.


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