Course Code: VC6102
Course Title Computer Practical I: Design Principles & Image Creation
Short Title Computer Practical 1
Course Level: Level 6
Valid From: 2018/2019 Sem 1
Credits: 15
Owner: Visual Design
Assessment Method Achievement
Course Aim

1. To gain skills in detailed hardware/software operations, to operate current design software packages as required plus detailed scanning procedures. 
2. To develop an awareness of the photographic medium on a practical and conceptual level 
3. To develop students' visual vocabulary 
4. To develop students' ability to recognise and utllise detailed principles of two and three dimensional design 
5. To improve technical expertise in the area of design

On Completion of this course, the learner will be able to
# Learning Outcome Description
1 Apply software skills to problem-solving assignments
2 Manipulate images and text using software
3 Demonstrate detailed technical and conceptual understanding of how colour can be effectively used in image creation.
4 Produce design solutions that exhibit applications of the elements of Gestalt theory
5 Demonstrate a suitable level of professional practice through attendance, participation and group discussion.
  • Co Requisite: VC6100 (VIB5100)

Course Content & Assessment

No Examinations
No Other Controlled Assessments
Uncontrolled Assessments
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The institute reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

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