University of Technology Sydney

87011 VC Design Studio: Visual Communication and Emergent Practices

6cp; 6hpw (Spring session)
Requisite(s): 87832 VC Design Studio: Design Practice

Undergraduate

Description

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 lndigenous 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.

Typical availability

Spring session, City campus


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