- Code DESN3010
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Art and Design
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Design
- Areas of interest Digital Arts, Digital Humanities, Creative Arts, Design
This course provides a platform for authentic professional engagements with design industry and the general public. It involves a range of different engagement opportunities which may include an internship placement, industry mentoring, and/or public works. The course provides students with a grounding in professional design practice, exploring practical and ethical aspects of professional design. It requires students to apply and extend their design knowledge and skills through engagement projects requiring adaptability, collaboration, professional and ethical conduct.
The engagement topic is agreed between the student and the course convenor. Internship placements are by negotiation and subject to availability.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Engage with industry and the general public as an informed and ethical practitioner.
- Produce innovative design solutions within the cultural and technical constraints of a particular context.
- Develop practical and ethical design processes for collaborating with peers and the public.
- Conduct research into design artefacts and processes, and apply findings to creative production.
- Substantiate design process and outcomes with research and rationale.
Indicative AssessmentParticipation (10%) Learning Outcomes 1-5
Research and rationale, 1500 words (30%) Learning Outcomes 3-5
Engagement project (60%) Learning Outcomes 1-5
Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide formative feedback on work in progress.
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 48 hours of contact comprising lectures, tutorials / workshops.
b) 82 hours of independent study consisting of a combination of research, reading and writing, and/or internship attendance.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Assumed KnowledgeStudents are assumed to have attained the relevant domain experience required to engage with industry and public.
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4863||20 Feb 2017||27 Feb 2017||31 Mar 2017||26 May 2017||In Person||N/A|