GRP225 Experimental Design (8)

CSU Discipline Area: Design and Visual Production (DSVIS)

Duration: One session


This subject will explore integration of computer applications with a variety of alternative techniques and processes. An emphasis will be on developing a thorough analysis of the problem and exploring form, function and approach leading to innovative and imaginative solutions. The students will document all stages of the project from their initial concepts through to completion.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Locations

Session 2
Internal Wagga Wagga
Distance Wagga Wagga

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: GRP225

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Enrolment restrictions:

not for any student who has completed GRP221


Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:

- be able to validate various techniques and processes as a means to producing design solutions.
- be able to use technical, creative and theoretical skills to take an idea for concept to print ready artwork
- be able to demonstrate an understanding of the principles involved in designing for advertising/television, video graphics and the web
- be able to demonstrate an understanding of the broad range of design options available in the Graphic Design profession
- be able to demonstrate an ability to research, design, develop and specify editorial design solutions


The subject will cover the following topics:

- editorial design - magazine /corporate publications - pre-press - advanced typography - variations in design process


The information contained in the 2013 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 24 April 2013. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.