Micro-Credential Credit Bearing

Micro-Credential in
Design Principle


Course Category:

Design skills​

Mode of Delivery: 

Conventional / ODL

Language of Instruction:


Level of the Course:

Year 1


Not Applicable

Credit Value:

4 credits


14 Academic Weeks

Total Learning Hours:

120 hours


The students will study different graphic elements – lines, form, texture, etc. They learn to see, feel and interpret, thus developing necessary skills in the field of Visual Communication. Students will become familiar with the visual language that underlines design, as they explore them through visual exercises. Through a series of such projects, each student will produce work demonstrating a progression of thought and understanding of different design principles.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Define the purpose and function of design principles and elements.
  2. Utilize the principles of design and design elements.
  3. Apply the principles, rules and concepts of visual organization.
  4. Demonstrate knowledge of design principles to solve design problems.
  5. Communicate ideas / feeling / message / through various visual elements and applications.

Assessment Methods 
and Types:

Assignments 50% & Projects 50%

Content Outline:

  1. Design elements with emphasis on Point, Line, Shape
  2. Positive & Negative Space
  3. Design principles: Unity & Form
  4. Design principles: Balance
  5. Design principles: Contrast & Emphasis
  6. Design principles: Proportion; Repetition & Rhythm

Additional Requirement:


Entry Requirement:

Minimum Age: 19 years old

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Why Choose a Micro-Credential Credit Bearing?

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Entry Requirement of the Origin Programme

Bachelor of Graphic Design (Honours)

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Bachelor of Multimedia Design (Honours)

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