Student Exam Revision Seminar, 1-3pm, Saturday 18th October
VCV will be running a student exam revision seminar for VCD. The seminar is aimed at teachers and students and will deliver revision strategies covering what you need to study and tips for success in the 2014 Visual Communication Design exam. David Morrison will give advice on effective study techniques and how to effectively and correctly answer probable exam questions. The seminar will be held at Swinburne University Hawthorn location, in the ATC building on Burwood Road. This location is easily accessible by public transport to Glenferrie station or tram along Glenferrie Road.
There will be prizes and give-aways on the day. Swinburne are providing a study pack that includes materials that students can take in to the exam, for all students who attend.
The VCV Annual Conference, VCV Neue, was held at Swinburne University, Hawthorn campus, on Friday July 25th and Saturday July 26th.
Thanks to the keynote, Nicole Wragg and the Saturday speaker, Bridgette Engeler Newbury, for their inspiring presentations.
Evaluation forms will be available online early August and certificates will be generated and emailed in September, once evaluation forms have been received by VCV.
Thanks to the members of the VCV Council, President David Morrison, all of the presenters, traders and delegates for making the event the success that it was.
A special thanks to Belinda Anson and Sarah Cleveland from Swinburne University for their invaluable assistance, and for providing access to such a wonderful space for our conference.
See you all again next year. Fiona Sinclair, Education Officer.
2014 VCV Member offer
Login to the Members section of the VCV website and download your free VCD Evaluation and Design Thinking poster as either 2xA3 or 1xA2. You will also find a poster, shared by a VCV member, that creatively describes the Design Process. Print these to cheer up the design classroom in these Winter months.
CD Resource - Industry Speakers
VCV are pleased to provide you with a film of the 3 Design Fields : Industry Speaker seminar, that was held at the Hawthorn Town Hall in March 2014. The film includes the presentations from James Noble, Leyla Acaroglu and Jack Barlow. Each presenter speaks about their design process, and the key criteria in Unit 3, Outcome 2 - Design Industry Practice.