About the subject:
This subject introduces students to design principles including colour, hierarchy, balance and alignment. Emphasis is placed on the use of symbolic language and archetypes to build effective communication through strong visual narratives. Tutorials, projects and in-class exercises facilitate a thorough understanding of communication design basics. Typography is a language unique to communication design and in this subject, students gain typesetting skills along with a passion for the rich history and technical artistry of type. Students are encouraged to build a sound tool kit for effective use of type as a fundamental aspect of design. The subject is made up of two trimester Units of Study: Design Communication (Graphics) and Design Communication (Typography). Enrolment can be at any at trimester stage. Single trimester enrolment is available. Completing the units will complete the subject requirement for the Diploma of Graphic Design. ct of design.
OPTIONAL CLASS SESSIONS
(1 sess p/w)
(1 sess p/w)
(1 sess p/w)
10:00am – 12:45pm
| Communication Design (Graphics)|
| Communication Design (Typography)|
|There are 3 trimesters in a year. Each trimester is a Unit of Study. Students completing both Units of Study will complete the COMMUNICATION DESIGN subject in the Diploma of Graphic Design. Students are able to enter the subject at any trimester stage.|
No experience is necessary. Participants are generally from a wide range of age groups and backgrounds.
Telephone the college on 03 9495 6622 or contact us here for available course places or further information. Click here to get a Subject Enrolment form now.
The college will contact you by telephone or email. Attached to the email will be an Enrolment Form which can be printed, filled in and returned to the college.
A course place is confirmed once payment has been made. Payment can be completed over the telephone or details can be included on the Enrolment Form.
For Single Subjects there are no enrolment deadlines. Please be aware that subjects and courses at Latrobe College are popular and can fill quickly. To avoid disappointment it is recommended that enrolment is completed 4 weeks before classes start.
Approximately a week before your class begins you will receive a Welcome Email including any material requirements.
|ENROLMENT||TRIMESTER FEE||INSTALMENT OPTION|
|UNIT OF STUDY||$875||Contact the college for an instalment payment plan|
|*Vet Student Loans is available to students with Australian citizenship. Enrolment in two or more Units of Study qualifies students for the government capped help loan system. VSL will cover 77% of tuition fees, is not restricted by previous uni study and is not means tested. Please contact the college on 03 9495 6622 for more details.|