This unit represents the first module of a multi-part design project. This unit provides an opportunity to undertake conceptual designs which will lead to the development of these ideas in the subsequent Design Projects. The contemporary discourse in design and related theory is actively discussed and debated while students are encouraged to develop a personal position relate to it.


This unit develops the practice of advanced design communication by combining techniques and media as well as experimental methods.

Students will be required to examine current methds to help developing their design visualization proficiency.

An introduction to occupational health, safety and environmental training together with and understanding of the environment concerns in the workplace.