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197.434 Design Awards and Competitions (15 credits)

In this studio course you will develop a response to a top-level national or international design brief, award, or competition. You must apply for a specific offered module appropriate to your design specialisation or propose a competition brief to a supervising faculty member. All modules extend your skills in design research, conceptual development and advanced technical application, so that you can produce a high calibre award or competition entry.

Note(s): Modules on offer, Semester 1 2020:

Offering S1B1 (Semester one early compressed):
International Society of Typographic Designers: Develop work to be considered for submission to an external international assessment to gain membership in this prestigious society. For visual communication design students with prior learning in typography.
Appropriate Prior Study: 222.158, 222.248, 222.357. Contact: Annette O’Sullivan; Fay McAlpine.

Offering S1B2 (Semester one mid compressed):
Fashion Competitions, Awards and Exhibition: Enter World of Wearable Arts (WOW), Miromoda, Hand & Lock, ECC Student Craft Design Awards, or other approved fashion-focused competition/award opportunities to design and make a wearable outcome. Predominately for Fashion and Textile Design students, but students from other design disciplines may apply and will be considered on a case by case basis.
Appropriate Prior Study: 212.358 or 223.358. Contact: Sue Prescott.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): Appraisal Required

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester One early compressed Internal Wellington Campus
2021 Semester One mid compressed Internal Wellington Campus
2022 Semester One early compressed Internal Wellington Campus
2022 Semester One mid compressed Internal Wellington Campus