University of Technology Sydney

88911 Design for Visual Information Systems

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UTS: Design, Architecture and Building: Design
Credit points: 6 cp
Result type: Grade and marks

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In this subject students explore the principles involved in designing visual information systems with determined outcomes. Primary to this subject is the development of visual languages that enable complex information tasks to be translated into efficient and effective sites of communication. This is enabled by research into the cultural contexts of the outcomes and visual literacies of user communities.