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Unit of Study ISY00324 - Digital Media I: Images, Text and Interface Design (2016)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 identify and describe the main features of text and 2-D graphics
2 describe aspects of content, purpose and end users that impact upon design and use of images, text and interface elements
3 integrate aesthetics and functionality in accordance with contextual suitability
4 design and develop screen layouts for computer graphical user interfaces and content presentation
5 demonstrate the appropriate use of text and 2-D graphics for both user interface and content presentation
6 describe and utilise the important storage formats for text and 2-D graphics
7 use appropriate hardware and software to capture, scan, create and manipulate text and graphic images.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. identify and describe the main features of text and 2-D graphics
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  2. describe aspects of content, purpose and end users that impact upon design and use of images, text and interface elements
    • GA1:
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  3. integrate aesthetics and functionality in accordance with contextual suitability
    • GA1:
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  4. design and develop screen layouts for computer graphical user interfaces and content presentation
    • GA1:
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  5. demonstrate the appropriate use of text and 2-D graphics for both user interface and content presentation
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  6. describe and utilise the important storage formats for text and 2-D graphics
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  7. use appropriate hardware and software to capture, scan, create and manipulate text and graphic images.
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:

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