This course introduces students to the design process and the Adobe® software, which includes Photoshop®, Illustrator® and InDesign®.
Students will work through a range of exercises and tutorials before producing a range of graphic products using the design process, which involves idea generation and refinement of ideas. Students also investigate other practitioners and their work, as well as appraising and analysing designs.
50% – Creative Arts Product and Support Materials
20% – Investigation
30% – Skills Assessment
Students should have basic computer literacy. The Stage 1 Photoshop course would be an advantage.
This subject is recommended as a pathway to SACE Stage 2 Visual Arts, Art or Design, SACE Stage 2 Creative Arts, SACE Stage 2 Digital Media or Certificate III Visual Arts (Painting and Drawing) or Certificate III in Design Fundamentals.