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Area/Catalogue
GRAP 2021

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
013359

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Course aim

To extend and further integrate skills in typography and image design for communication. To experiment with motion and sound, including research relating to motion graphics in historical eras and contemporary practices. 

Course content

Students will further develop knowledge and skill in the integration of type, image, motion and sound to design sequences that communicate with impact, applying skills in digital imaging, photographic manipulation, editing and file management relevant to design practices. Students will research and critique title sequences and motion graphics in terms of content, narrative function and temporal experience in relationship to design for effective communication. 

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
GRAP 2027 Typography: Design for Reading
GRAP 2007 Communication Design Studio 2
GRAP 1018 Computer Graphics and Imaging for Design

Corequisite(s)

Students undertaking this course online will require access to a fast and stable internet connection and a computer capable of running the software required. If students are unsure about computer and software requirements, please contact the course coordinator.

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 1 hour x 6 weeks
Studio 3 hours x 10 weeks
Computer Practical 4 hours x 2 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Lecture 1 hour x 6 sessions
Studio 3 hours x 10 sessions
Computer Practical 4 hours x 2 sessions
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Lecture (online) 1 hour x 6 weeks
Directed Study (online) 4 hours x 10 weeks

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
Project 1350 words (or equivalent) 30% N/A
Project 3150 words (or equivalent) 70% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Project 1350 words (or equivalent) 30% N/A
Project 3150 words (or equivalent) 70% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Project 1350 words (or equivalent) 30% N/A
Project 3150 words (or equivalent) 70% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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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
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* 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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