Design Fundamentals

Important Info


Design Fundamentals (Graphics), certificate III 

Design Fundamentals (Photography), certificate III 

Delivery and Cost Details

Note: this is subject to change

This course is aimed at supporting creative arts industries including emerging technology. Students will learn skills in photo imaging and 3D printing to support a range of creative arts industries including screen and media, interactive games, graphic design and visual arts.

This course is offered as a 2 year program: Design Fundamentals (Graphics), delivered at Chisholm Institute, Berwick and Frankston and Design Fundamentals (Photography), delivered at Chisholm Institute Dandenong. In 2018, class times were Wednesdays. At the time of publication, 2019 VETiS Materials Charges have not been determined. A materials fee of $240 will be required to be paid on course counselling day. Once materials fees are known, parents will either be reimbursed if overcharged or invoiced for outstanding fees.

Possible Career/Further Study Pathways

May lead to further study at TAFE or other tertiary institutions or traineeship. Employment outcomes may include: Product Designer, Graphic Designer or Photographer.

Work Placement Requirements

To be determined in consultation with teacher and the RTO next year, probably a minimum of 15 days per year.

Special comments about delivery of the program

For VCE students, this program does not have a study score but does count as a 34 sequence, and students will be eligible to gain an ATAR increment (10% of their primary four subjects). Please note that this course cannot be counted in the student’s primary four studies for ATAR calculation.