Caulfield Second semester 2005 (Day)
Synopsis: This unit covers an advanced practice of combining techniques and media, as well as experimental methods; intorduction to framing of the subject; selection of the most appropriate view; combination of views; development of backgorund treatment; composition of pictorial settings for products.
Objectives: On successful completion of this unit, students will: 1.draw to build ideas and show salient features of an intended design rather than a pre-existing object; 2.appreciate drawing as a method of externalising thoughts and developing ideas; 3.communicate their ideas through concept presentation sketches and renderings; 4.use drawing for persuasion and communication in a product design context; 5.demonstrate proficiency in the use of appropriate drawing mediums and equipment; 6.understand the range of drawing mediums and select appropriate techniques to suit the nature of the design or the communicative purpose.
Assessment: Regular exercises:70% Visual diary: 30%
Contact Hours: 4 studio hours and 8 independent study hours