BTEC – Graphic Design

If you have a creative capability, a passion for working and researching about visual communication…You can completely be a graphic designer. RedZen:NA-Anilata – MU Legend Redzen Redzen This course is designed to inspire you. You will have skills and academic knowledge to become a graphic designer through implementing 2D, 3D techniques on website and multi-media communication.

BTEC HND in Graphic Design aims to teach you about graphic design skills as well as develop your creative thinking in many different fields for the prupose of expand ing your specialized knowledge. In the recent development of media and advertising industry, there are more opportunites for graphic design graduates to reach their goals.

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If you have a creative capability, a passion for working and researching about visual communication…You can completely be a graphic designer. This course is designed to inspire you. You will have skills and academic knowledge to become a graphic designer through implementing 2D, 3D techniques on website and multi-media communication. BTEC HND in Graphic Design aims to teach you about graphic design skills as well as develop your creative thinking in many different fields for the prupose of expand ing your specialized knowledge. In the recent development of media and advertising industry, there are more opportunites for graphic design graduates to reach their goals.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

CORE UNITS

————————- There are total 5 core units, such as:

No
Core Unit
Credit
1
Visual communication in Art and Design
15
2
Ideas Generation and Development in Art and Design
15
3
Contextual and Cultural Referencing in Art and Design
15
4
Professional Practice in Art and Design
15
5
Project Design, Implementation and Evaluation
20

Visual Communication in Art and Design This unit aims to develop the necessary skills for artists, designers and craftworkers to communicate their ideas across specialist applications, both traditional and alternative. Ideas Generation and Development in Art and Design Creative thinking and the ability to generate free flowing ideas are vital skills for all artists and designers. This unit aims to develop skills in generating and communicating ideas visually. Contextual and Cutural referencing in Art and Design The aim of this unit is to encourage an understanding of the social, psychological, cultural, historical and commercial factors which underpin all visual arts theory and practice across the spectrum of subject specialisms. Professional Practice in Art and Design The aim of this unit is to extend learners’ knowledge of professional practices within their specialist area and to relate these to personal goals and career opportunities. Project Design, Implementation and Evaluation Not Set To develop learners’ skills of independent enquiry by undertaking a sustained investigation of direct relevance to their vocational, academic and professional development. _DSC4169

SPECIALIZED UNITS

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Fundamental principles of studying graphic design are to research graphic shapes and shaping arrangement. The concept of contrast, layout, rhythm, shape, form, surface… is the basic definition that can help you to express your design ideas. Ideas, expression and communication in design are the reflection of art performance, visual communication through using typography, image and digital technique. Students will develop theme/ idea/ design based on visual relationships (e.g. culture, society and other creative elements) in order to create image messages, identification system, symbol, logo, signboard, packaging and so on.

No
Specialized Units
Credit
1
Visual Communication in Graphic Design
15
2
Reprogaphic processes in Photography
15
3
Personal Style in Graphic Design
15
4
Typographic Skills
15
5
Editorial Design
15
6
Digital Image Creation and Development
15
7
Art, Design and Media Practice within the Digital Environment
15
8
Corporate Identity in Graphic Design
15
9
Interactive Media Principles
15
10
Art, Design and Media Practice within the Digital Environment
15
11
Work-based experience
15

Visual Communication in Graphic Design The aim of this unit is to develop learners’ skills and understanding of how meaning, messages and information can be communicated visually in graphic design products. Reprographic processes in Photography This unit aims to develop learners’ understanding and skills using photographic reprographics processes. Personal Style in Graphic Design This unit aims to develop learners’ understanding of personal style in graphic design, through research. mu legend redzen for sale The unit also aims to develop skills in communicating a personal style. Typographic Skills This unit aims to develop learners’ understanding and skills in the application and of typography within interpreted norms and conventions, for print, digital and screen-based outcomes. Editorial Design This unit focuses on developing learners’ skills and understanding in constructing editorial designs for graphic design briefs.