Micro-Credential Credit Bearing

Micro-Credential in


Course Category:

Digital & 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


This course will provide students with the knowledge and skills through practical exercises and examples to enable them to explain and use the fundamental concepts & principles in the use of typefaces & typographic design.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate a functional knowledge of the language of type, its practical use& historical grounding. 
  2. Select fonts and develop layouts to meet a client brief. 
  3. Conceptualise a new typeface to meet a specified demand.

Assessment Methods 
and Types:

Assignments 50% & Projects 50%

Content Outline:

  1. Type Mechnics 
  2. Typography History 
  3. Form & Function 
  4. Exploration of letterforms through design principles & elements
  5. Typographic Systems
  6. Introduction to grids and layout

Additional Requirement:


Entry Requirement:

Minimum Age: 19 years old

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Next Intake:

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Why Choose a Micro-Credential Credit Bearing?

Pathway to Academic Qualification
Stackable & Modulised Learning
Competency & Versatility
Recognition & Accredited
14 Academic Weeks
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Digital Credentials
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Pathway to the Qualification

Entry Requirement of the Origin Programme

Bachelor of Graphic Design (Honours)

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Bachelor of Multimedia Design (Honours)

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