Design Portfolio Preparation

Duration

24 hours

Mode

Face-to-face

Location

City Campus

Cost

$510

Next Intake

To be determined

Overview

Explore design and portfolio preparation in a supportive environment. This course is an introduction to concept development and schematic design. A qualified professional will support and encourage you to explore design areas such as architecture, landscape, interior design and planning. This will include initial design drawings concepts, design language, model making, schematic plans, elevations and sections as well as presentation techniques and related skills.

Course content

  • Initial design drawing and concepts
  • Design language.
  • Creating form including internal and external space through model making.
  • Generating Concepts.
  • Schematic Plans, Elevation and Sections.
  • Presentation board and techniques.
  • Folio preparation for further design studies.
  • Discussion about programs offered by RMIT.

Timetable

There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. Please contact us or join our mailing list to express your interest in this course.

How to enrol

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Prerequisites

You are recommended to have basic design knowledge or be willing to learn about design process. Student are required to spend some time to do research outside of the class which will facilitate their learning.

Materials supplied

Materials required for the course will be provided. All relevant course notes are supplied with comprehensive instructions and exercises.

Materials to bring

Pen, paper and/or laptop for note taking.

Suited to

This short course also accommodate students with existing design folio and looking at improving their own, through graphics representations, concepts/ideas developments and presentation techniques/folio layout. Verbal presentation technique can also be discussed with the course leader.

Outcome

  • Awareness and approaches to stimulate creativity and individuality.
  • Increased awareness of concept development and design methods.
  • Improved presentation and communication skills for design proposals.
  • Students will also learn how to develop ideas through concept development, process, sketching and precedent research.
  • Career advice will be provided including discussion about different pathways that RMIT can offer to achieve their goal.
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