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New DVD - VCV Industry Speaker Seminar

VCV are pleased to provide you with a DVD of the 2017 3 Design Fields : Industry Speaker seminar, held at Swinburne University in March 2017.

The  3 presenters, Environmental, Communication and Industrial Designers, speak to the Unit 3 Outcome 2 Design Industry Practice Key Knowledge and Skills.

This is intended to give your students both a choice in who they respond to and variety to expand their understanding of Professional Practice in preparation for the final examination.

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FRIDAY 5th May 2017, 9.30 - 3.30

The Unit 2 & 4 seminar will be held at the Darebin Arts Centre, cnr Bell St & St Georges Rd Preston

 Date: Friday 5th May

Time: 9.00 registration for a 9.30 start - 3.30 finish

James Taylor and Chris Lloyd will speak about ideas and inspiration for teaching the Unit 2 & 4 VCD study. They are both engaging and experienced teachers of VCD.
The powerpoint notes will be available in hard copy to write notes on, and lesson plans and other relevant documents will be available via a link after the event.

Please register online or click here and provide a purchase order number to secure your booking.

This is a VCV members only event. Cost $165. Please update your membership if you have not already.


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The Design Process of an Architect

The Design Process of an Architect is developed for year 9 or 10 level Visual Communication Design classes.

The Resource has 3 components:

  1. Filmed interview with an Architect - Darren Naftal
  2. Questions to be answered while viewing the film
  3. A series of architectural drawing tasks that respond to a brief

View sample pages here

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VCV DET collaboration

Mascot Mayhem 9/10 resource

A VCV collaboration with DET

VCV has collaborated with the Department of Education and Training to produce a VCD resource that targets Year 9/10 students.

The resource provides teachers with a short film interview with Peader Thomas, a Melbourne based Illustrator who was one of the Industry Speakers at the VCV Industry Speaker event in 2015.

The film is supported with written content, providing students with structure on how to write a design brief and exercises for completing the brief. There are many engaging activities for students to complete, as they design their own mascot for a chosen team or group.

The film is now available for purchase.

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2015-trial-exam2016 VCV TRIAL EXAM
Available now
The 2016 Trial exam covers the major topics to be assessed in the new VCE Study Design end of year examination.
The exam challenges student skills and knowledge. The 2016 trial exam comes complete with a question book, an answer guide with a variety of sample answers, and full colour resource book all compiled into a High Quality PDF on CD.
$70 members (gst included).
You MUST log in first to obtain the member price.
$105 non-members (gst included)

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VCV membership can be renewed online. A current VCV membership will provide you with access to a members only area that includes lesson plans, resources and posters. All of the VCV newsletters are stored in the members section providing you with updated content - links, lessons, VCV resources and VCAA information.

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VCV Trial Exam

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Viscomm: A guide to Visual Communication Design VCE Units 1-4 (Cambridge University Press) was awarded best Secondary Student Resource, Senior at the 2013 Australian Publishers Association (APA) Australian Educational Publishing Award.


VCV acknowledges the support of the Department of Education and Training through the Strategic Partnerships Program
The Education State \ Victoria state government

VCV also acknowledges the support of Swinburne University.

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