This course requires students to learn about Design methods and techniques through looking at the works of contemporary designers. They will develop ideas and expand their creative thinking. Students will learn about design based aesthetics such as layout, text and image relationships and become skilled in Adobe Creative Suite processes and procedures in their response to a brief.
This course requires students to research information to demonstrate understanding within contemporary design practice. They will further extend their creative thinking, aesthetics development, Adobe Creative Suite understanding as well as lateral thinking. Students will also become confident in risk taking, pushing ideas and communicating visual responses to their individualised briefs. Learners demonstrating capabilities in these areas at an early stage will be encouraged to enter the Scholarship examinations.