9 Design and Visual Communication (Term 3, Option 2)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Hobbs

Learn the universal language of graphics. Develop your freehand sketching techniques and learn how to render objects and show texture using colour. Also learn how to operate computer aided design packages and create drawings and operate 3D printers and other CNC equipment.

Course Overview

Term 1
Freehand drawing skills
Rendering and texturing drawings.
Basic instrument drawing skills.
Introduction to Computer Aided Design (CAD)

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 contribution $20


Please be aware, our charges may change