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Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design

National Course Code: CUA60315

TAFE NSW Course Number: CUA60315-01V01

Location:
Nepean College, Kingswood Campus

Study Type:
Full Time

Start Date:
23 Jul 2018

Hours/Week:
18

Duration:
36 weeks

Nominal Hours:
800

Indicative Cost: $11,060

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This qualification reflects the role of individuals who have highly specialised technical, creative and conceptual skills in visual communication to conceive, negotiate and realise design solutions.

Practice at this level is underpinned by the application of visual communication and design theory and history and the ability to critically analyse and synthesise information from a range of sources. Advanced communication, organisational and project management skills are also required.

Practitioners may work in many different commercial and community contexts across both print and digital media.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who have highly specialised technical, creative and conceptual skills in visual communication to conceive, negotiate and realise design solutions. Practice at this level is underpinned by the application of visual communication and design theory and history and the ability to critically analyse and synthesise information from a range of sources. Advanced communication, organisational and project management skills are also required. Practitioners may work in many different commercial and community contexts across both print and digital media. Licensing/Regulatory Information No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

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If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

To enter this qualification, individuals must provide evidence of their ability to:
- apply visual communication history and theory to own professional practice
- produce professional typography
- produce graphic designs for two-dimensional and three-dimensional applications
- create and manipulate graphics and design complex publication layouts

Skills and knowledge may have been acquired through graphic design work experience or through formal study.

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

Illustration, Design for Television, Design for Film, Art Direction, Theatre Design, Set Design, Costume Design, Props, Puppetry, SFX Make-up, Prosthetics, Entertainment Design, Event Design

BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
CUAGRD604 Develop and execute advertising concepts
SITXICT401 Build and launch a small business website
CUADIG401 Author interactive media
CUAGRD607 Develop graphic designs for branding and identity
BSBDES502 Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief
CUAGRD602 Originate graphic designs for complex briefs
CUAPPR505 Establish and maintain safe creative practice
CUAGRD601 Engage in the business of graphic design
CUAPPR504 Establish and maintain environmentally sustainable creative practice
CUAACD601 Extend professional expertise with drawing and other visual representation tools
CUAGRD606 Develop graphic designs for packaging
BSBDES601 Manage design realisation
CUAGRD603 Extend typographic design expertise
CUAPPR604 Publicly present a body of own creative work

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.

The indicative cost of this course is $11,060.

CodeNameStart DateEnd DateCensus DateAmount
18NEP00786Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design-UOS123 Jul 201828 Sep 20183 Sep 2018$2,765
18NEP00787Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design-UOS215 Oct 20187 Dec 20185 Nov 2018$2,765
19NEP00366Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design-UOS34 Feb 201912 Apr 20194 Mar 2019$2,765
19NEP00367Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design-UOS429 Apr 20195 Jul 20193 Jun 2019$2,765

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted.

This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your fees. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

If you would like more information about VET Student Loans please visit the TAFE NSW website or contact us on 131 870.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 23 Jul 2018

Full Time: 18 hours per week x 36 Weeks

Monday from 9 am to 4 pm, Tuesday from 10 am to 1 pm (subject to change).

To register your interest in this course, please use the Apply option.

To enter this qualification, individuals must provide evidence of their ability to: - apply visual communication history and theory to own professional practice - produce professional typography - produce graphic designs for two-dimensional and three-dimensional applications - create and manipulate graphics and design complex publication layouts Skills and knowledge may have been acquired through graphic design work experience or through formal study

You will also need to attend a compulsory information session to confirm your suitability for this course. Information session will be held on:
Monday, 2 July 2018 at 10 am
TAFE NSW Nepean (Kingswood)
Building P, First Floor, Room 1.43 (Gate 2)
12 - 44 O'Connell Street
Kingswood
At this session, teachers will assess your suitability for this course prior to commencement.

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit www.usi.gov.au . If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

18NEP-226 S:23/7/2018 E:5/7/2019

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