DGN3105 - Interdisciplinary design studio 5 - 2019

12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.


Art, Design and Architecture

Organisational Unit

Department of Design

Chief examiner(s)

Mr Jeffrey Janet


Dr Jennifer Butler

Not offered in 2019


DGN2004Not offered in 2019 or by permission




Multi-faceted and multidisciplinary projects. Studies of the contemporary discourse in spaces, objects and images. Their embodiment as habitats, artefacts and communications. Related social theory. Students articulate and test their individual design philosophies in studio discussion.


Upon successful completion of this unit students should be able to:

  1. Articulate a personal aesthetic that responds to contemporary discourse in design;
  2. Undertake design projects with a high degree of integration of all project factors;
  3. Competently resolve the technical and/or structural requirements of the design;
  4. Specify the production scenario for the design;
  5. Communicate the design with high quality presentations and specifications;
  6. Observe and employ occupational health and safety principles appropriate to studio practice.


100% in-semester assessment

Workload requirements

24 hours per week including 8 contact hours plus 16 hours of independent study.

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