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88304 VC Illustration 1: Media and Techniques




In this subject, students gain an understanding of illustration as a tool for communication. Students experiment with a wide range of illustrative media and techniques in studio sessions, and further experiment in their own time by responding to project briefs. Students from different design majors find that this subject has wide-ranging relevance. Workshops, demonstrations and practical tasks are given in a range of techniques and applications. Although there are no prerequisites, students are expected to have basic drawing skills. Students are expected to undertake visual research and critical analysis as part of this subject.

Typical availability

Summer session, City campus

Detailed subject description.

Fee information

  • 2015 contribution for commencing Commonwealth-supported students: $769 (Note: Students who commenced prior to 1 January 2010 should consult the Fees Calculator by Subject for relevant student contribution charges for Commonwealth-supported students. Not all students are eligible for Commonwealth-supported places.)
  • Fees for postgraduate domestic fee-paying students and international students are charged according to the course they are enrolled in. Students should refer to the Domestic Fees Search: Postgraduate and Research or International Fees Search.
  • Subject EFTSL: 0.125

Access conditions

Note: The requisite information presented in this subject description covers only academic requisites. Full details of all enforced rules, covering both academic and admission requisites, are available at access conditions and My Student Admin.