Courses & Units

Design Critique ZAD201

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast

Introduction

Research skills, analysis, evaluation and observation inform professional practice. This unit will encourage students to rigorously question assumptions and ideas by identifying inconsistencies and errors in reasoning that impact design thinking and processes.

Summary

Unit name Design Critique
Unit code ZAD201
Credit points 6.25
Faculty/School Division of University College
University College
Discipline Applied Design
Coordinator

Dr Donald Thomson

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Term 1 On-Campus Domestic
Launceston Term 1 On-Campus Domestic
Cradle Coast Term 1 On-Campus Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Term 1 5/2/2018 13/3/2018 14/3/2018 15/4/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Co-requisites

ZAP201

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Two hour tutorial and three hours of collaborative workshops per week.

Launceston and Hobart students will study at Foundry campuses.

Assessment
  • Questioning a big assumption - justification of topic (10%)
  • Appreciative Enquiry - industry example and applying theory (40%)
  • Flipping the problem (50%)
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Textbooks

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