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87831 VC Design Studio: Visual Communication and Emergent Practices

Requisite(s): 87832 VC Design Studio: Design Practice


This subject introduces students to emerging areas of change in visual communication design practice. Students explore the role of the visual communication designer as collaborative, participatory and research-focused, redefining the designer's role within cultural, environmental and political contexts. By engaging with theories and methodologies that foreground Indigenous thinking and scholarship, de-colonisation, transdisciplinarity and situatedness, students challenge dominant anthropocentric views of the world, developing approaches that value humans and non-humans equally.

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