Western Sydney Institute

Certificate III in Design Fundamentals

CUA30715

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Nepean - Kingswood, Nepean

Explore design theory with this starter certificate plus technical and conceptual skills you can use in many creative areas including fashion design, digital media or graphic design.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Design Fundamentals with Western Sydney Institute

  • $1,320*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Nepean

    • July 17, 2017

    • Self paced (36 weeks)

    • Online

    Online Self paced (36 weeks)

  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 17, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

  • $6,120*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 17, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

  • Nepean

    • July 17, 2017

    • Self paced (36 weeks)

    • Online

    Online Self paced (36 weeks)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are developing a broad range of technical and conceptual design skills and who take responsibility for own outputs in work and learning.

Practice at this level is underpinned by the application of introductory design theory and history.

  • Junior Graphic Design Assistant

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Design Fundamentals with Western Sydney Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 12 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

7 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Follow a design process
    BSBDES201

  • Explore the use of colour
    BSBDES301

  • Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms
    BSBDES302

  • Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms
    BSBDES303

  • Source and apply design industry knowledge
    BSBDES304

  • Contribute to health and safety of self and others
    BSBWHS201

  • Produce drawings to communicate ideas
    CUAACD301

Elective Units

5 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Source and apply information on the history and theory of design
    BSBDES305

  • Produce computer-aided drawings
    CUAACD302

  • Produce and prepare photo images
    CUADIG303

  • Use typography techniques
    CUAGRD302

  • Produce creative work
    CUAPPR301

Course Provider

TAFE Western Sydney is a vocational education and training provider dedicated to shaping the futures of individuals, community and industry in Western Sydney and further.

TAFE Western Sydney is also a leading provider of distance education through its specialist distance and online learning brand, OTEN (the Open Training and Education Network). OTEN’s training provides a high level of individual support, flexibility as well as advanced technologies which allow students to study at their own pace.

Registered
1999
Courses
686
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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