10 Design B

Year 10:  1 Semester / The Arts

Australian Curriculum Website:  https://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au/f-10-curriculum/the-arts/

Pre-Requisite:  Nil


Design students will experience projects based on environmental design; architecture/ interior design and fashion design. The course continues to develop students experience in the adobe creative cloud suite with photoshop, illustrator and indesign to create highly refined design work. In addition students will reinforce studio work with other technologies within the school with advancements in science, technology and design within design B. Students will also examine designers with a series of small visual studies of designers and their work. 

This course may lead to Stage 1 Visual Art Art/ Design, Stage 1 Creative Arts.

Topics may include

  • principles and elements of design
  • adobe indesign/ illustrator/ photoshop tutorials
  • fashion illustration
  • visual study: Adelaide Fashion Festival
  • wearable art
  • design for promotion
  • architectural design
  • sustainability
  • visual study history of architectural design
  • reflection and evaluation
  • design and arts specific language and analysis


Students are assessed against the visual arts australian curriculum achievement standards:

  • folio of development relating to design brief and process
  • practical products
  • visual study
  • reflection evaluation of others and own design practice

Additional Information

Students will require:

  • USB storage device
  • students may need to purchase additional printing and/or internet credit