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DEF1101 Design Foundations: Design Principle
Credit Points: 15

This unit explores the disciplines, methodologies, structures and practices of the universal principles of design, such as architecture, classical painting, graphic design, urban planning, object design, film, website design.  It investigates the historical context of these design principles, explores their application across a range of outcomes, materials and settings and examines their importance in the context of design practice.

This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
M23Bachelor of Arts (Education)/Bachelor of Design
G79Bachelor of Contemporary Arts
G80Bachelor of Creative Industries
MIAAATDesign Minor
MAAABLEnvironmental and Physical Planning Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 30/09/2006 VET: 30/09/2006