Design Practice - SDES2116

Faculty: Faculty of Art & Design

School: School of Art & Design

Course Outline: Download course outline (PDF format)

Campus: Paddington

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 3

Enrolment Requirements:

SDES2116 is reserved for students in the Bachelor of Design (4802, Faculty of Art & Design), Bachelor of Architectural Computing (3267, FBE), Diploma in Innovation Management (3451, ASB), and Design Honours (4809, Faculty of Art & Design)

CSS Contribution Charge: 1 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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In Design Practice, students will investigate: the moral and philosophical contexts for professional activity, professional ethics, contract law, patents, copyright and registration of designs, preparation and budgeting for a brief, production co-ordination & project management, preparation of reports and other written material, Corporate Identity, and Design Culture. Students will be introduced to the broader question of general management, design management and the importance of a design culture within an organisation, company or institution. The relationship between design management procedures and good design will be a focus.
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