Qualification details

CUA60315 - Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design (Release 1)

Summary

Releases:
ReleaseStatusRelease date
1 1 (this release)Current 15/Jan/2016

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Supersedes CUV60411 - Advanced Diploma of Graphic DesignUpdated to meet Standards for Training Packages. Clarification of packaging rules and changes to core. Unit codes updated. 14/Jan/2016


Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Title columnEssential
BSBADV509 - Create mass print media advertisementsCreate mass print media advertisements Elective
BSBADV510 - Create mass electronic media advertisementsCreate mass electronic media advertisements Elective
BSBCRT501 - Originate and develop conceptsOriginate and develop concepts Elective
BSBCRT601 - Research and apply concepts and theories of creativityResearch and apply concepts and theories of creativity Elective
BSBDES501 - Implement design solutionsImplement design solutions Elective
BSBDES502 - Establish, negotiate and refine a design briefEstablish, negotiate and refine a design brief Core
BSBDES601 - Manage design realisationManage design realisation Core
BSBDES602 - Research global design trendsResearch global design trends Elective
BSBDES801 - Research and apply design theoryResearch and apply design theory Elective
BSBEBU501 - Investigate and design e-business solutionsInvestigate and design e-business solutions Elective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 392211 Graphic Pre-Press Trades Worker 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 1005 Graphic And Design Studies 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 411 Advanced Diploma 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Graphic Design 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Graphic Designer 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 392211 Graphic Pre-Press Trades Worker 24/Jun/2016 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 1005 Graphic And Design Studies 24/Jun/2016 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 411 Advanced Diploma 15/Jan/2016 
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Modification History

Release 

Comments 

Release 1

This qualification first released with CUA Creative Arts and Culture Training Package version 2.0.

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who have highly specialised technical, creative and conceptual skills in visual communication to conceive, negotiate and realise design solutions.

Practice at this level is underpinned by the application of visual communication and design theory and history and the ability to critically analyse and synthesise information from a range of sources. Advanced communication, organisational and project management skills are also required.

Practitioners may work in many different commercial and community contexts across both print and digital media.

Licensing/Regulatory Information  

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements

To enter this qualification, individuals must provide evidence of their ability to:

  • apply visual communication history and theory to own professional practice
  • produce professional typography
  • produce graphic designs for two-dimensional and three-dimensional applications
  • create and manipulate graphics and design complex publication layouts

Skills and knowledge may have been acquired through graphic design work experience or through formal study.

Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 15 

7 core units  plus

8 elective units  of which: 

  • 5 units must be selected from the electives listed below
  • 3 units may be selected from the remaining listed electives or any currently endorsed training package qualification or accredited course at Diploma or above.

Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid vocational outcome.

Core units 

BSBDES502 Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief

BSBDES601 Manage design realisation

BSBPMG522 Undertake project work

CUAGRD601 Engage in the business of graphic design

CUAGRD602 Originate graphic designs for complex briefs

CUAGRD603 Extend typographic design expertise

CUAPPR504 Establish and maintain environmentally sustainable creative practice

Elective units 

BSBADV509 Create mass print media advertisements

BSBADV510 Create mass electronic media advertisements

BSBCRT501 Originate and develop concepts

BSBCRT601 Research and apply concepts and theories of creativity

BSBDES501 Implement design solutions

BSBDES602 Research global design trends

BSBDES801 Research and apply design theory

BSBEBU501 Investigate and design e-business solutions

BSBEBU502 Implement e-business solutions

BSBINN501 Establish systems that support innovation

BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment

BSBINN601 Lead and manage organisational change

BSBIPR401 Use and respect copyright

BSBIPR501 Manage intellectual property to protect and grow business

BSBMKG421 Optimise digital media impact

BSBMKG524 Design effective user experiences

BSBMKG530 Create distributed multiplatform digital advertisements

BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development

BSBWRT401 Write complex documents

BSBWRT501 Write persuasive copy

CUAACD501 Refine drawing and other visual representation tools

CUAACD502 Create observational drawings

CUAACD503 Select and refine a specialised drawing technique

CUAACD504 Research and apply light and colour

CUAACD506 Refine 2-D design ideas and processes

CUAACD507 Refine 3-D design ideas and processes

CUAACD512 Work with photomedia in creative practice

CUAACD601 Extend professional expertise with drawing and other visual representation tools

CUADES601 Design innovative products

CUADIG401 Author interactive media

CUADIG403 Create user interfaces

CUADIG501 Coordinate the testing of interactive media products

CUADIG502 Design digital applications

CUADIG503 Design e-learning resources

CUADIG506 Design interaction

CUADIG507 Design digital simulations

CUADIG508 Refine digital art techniques

CUADIG509 Investigate technologies for the creation of digital art

CUAGRD604 Develop and execute advertising concepts

CUAGRD605 Develop graphic designs for the built environment

CUAGRD606 Develop graphic designs for packaging

CUAGRD607 Develop graphic designs for branding and identity

CUAILL501 Develop professional illustrations

CUAILL502 Refine illustration techniques

CUAPHI501 Apply visual communication theory to photo imaging practice

CUAPHI503 Explore the descriptive and emotive nature of photo lighting

CUAPHI509 Plan and produce visual art photo images

CUAPHI513 Employ colour management in a digital imaging workplace

CUAPPR505 Establish and maintain safe creative practice

CUAPPR602 Collaborate in professional creative projects

CUAPPR604 Publicly present a body of own creative work

CUAPPR606 Extend expertise in a specialised art form to professional level

CUARES602 Extend cultural research expertise

CUAWRT601 Write scripts

ICTWEB501 Build a dynamic website

ICTWEB505 Develop complex web page layouts

ICTWEB506 Develop complex cascading style sheets

ICTWEB508 Develop website information architecture

ICTWEB516 Research and apply emerging web technology trends

SITXICT401 Build and launch a small business website 

Qualification Mapping Information

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Comments 

Equivalence status 

CUA60315 Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design

CUV60411 Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design

Updated to meet Standards for Training Packages. Clarification of packaging rules and changes to core.

Unit codes updated.

No equivalent qualification

Links

Companion Volume implementation guides are found in VETNet - https://vetnet.education.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=1db201d9-4006-4430-839f-382ef6b803d5

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