2 Design & Visual Comm - Spatial Design (2DVC2)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Hobbs

Recommended Prior Learning

It is recommended that you have successfully completed Y11 DVC however students who completed DVC in the junior school can be considered on consultation with Mr Hobbs

Design and Visual Communication Spatial focuses on interior building and landscape techniques within the Graphics program.

Students will develop advanced sketching techniques and presentation skills.

High-quality CAD working drawings of your design will be printed.

Geometric perspective drawings of your final design solution will be produced on the drawing board.

Course Overview

Term 1
Perspective sketching techniques.
Presentation drawing skills and texturing techniques.
Design development of ideas.

Term 2
Construction and assembly methods.
Advanced CAD techniques to produces working drawings of final design ideas.
Geometric perspective drawing techniques.
Presentation techniques and development of presentation.

Learning Areas:


Career Pathways

Advertising Specialist, Mechanical Engineering Technician, Patternmaker, Architect, Architectural Technician, Tailor/Dressmaker, Naval Architect, Tattoo Artist, Print Finisher, Mechanical Engineer, Building and Construction Manager, Carpenter, Urban/Regional Planner, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Fashion Designer, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Industrial Designer, Jeweller, Technical Writer, Make-up Artist, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Visual Merchandiser, Information Technology Architect, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Landscape Architect, Landscaper, Printer, Signmaker, User Experience Designer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Voluntary Course Contribution
● Course Fee $25.00 for in-class materials and resources.

Optional Items - Recommended for home purchase and use
● Students would benefit from a laptop that is capable of running current Adobe Creative Cloud and CAD software. Please note there are limited school laptops available for in-class use.
● Adobe Creative Cloud/CAD software is available to purchase from the school for your personal device for use at home at a cost of $10.00 for students enrolled in this course

See the Senior Stationery list on our My School Office Max Portal.

No additional course-specific stationery items other than the Senior Stationery list are required for this course

To keep costs low, we recommend only buying the items of stationery you do not have. Your child is welcome to bring items from home, perhaps purchased in previous years and repurposed to save money. This could include erasers, headphones, scientific calculators, and padlocks for the lockers if they already have one.


Please be aware, our charges may change