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Area/Catalogue
GRAP 2017

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
013351

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Course aim

To build on students' creative problem solving skills, their knowledge of elements and principles of design applied to packaging design, its function and technical requirements within a professional and industry framework.

Course content

Students will develop knowledge of the requirements to design effective packages for a diverse target audience and become familiar with how materials, production techniques, industry regulations and ecological factors influence package design. Students will use creative problem solving and the elements and principles of design to produce specific packaging solutions in relation to consumer and industry needs.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
GRAP 2027 Typography: Design for Reading
GRAP 2008 Communication Design Studio 3
GRAP 2011 Design for Publication

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 1 hour x 6 weeks
Studio 3 hours x 12 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Lecture 1 hour x 6 sessions
Studio 3 hours x 12 sessions

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Concept design 1350 words (or equivalent) 30% N/A
Model 3150 words (or equivalent) 70% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Concept design 1350 words (or equivalent) 30% N/A
Model 3150 words (or equivalent) 70% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Art, Architecture and Design

Degrees this course is offered in

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