Micro-Credential Credit Bearing

Micro-Credential in
Foundation Sketching and Drawing for Designers​


Course Category:

Design Skill

Mode of Delivery: 

Conventional / ODL

Language of Instruction:


Level of the Course:

Year 1


Not Applicable

Credit Value:

3 credits


14 Academic Weeks

Total Learning Hours:

120 hours


Learners will gain a working knowledge of form, space, shape, light, texture, line, proportion, perspective, proportion, volume and composition.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate a sense of observation of forms, shape, positive and negative space.
  2. Illustrate measurement of proportion and perspective.
  3. Perform skills and techniques in freehand drawing.
  4. Demonstrate sketching and drawing skills with good sense of composition

Assessment Methods 
and Types:

Assignments 80% & Projects 20%

Content Outline:

  1. Drawing materials -Holding the pencil, Structural sketches, Value sketches, Black and white sketches, Contour sketches, Combining approaches
  2. Principles of Good Drawing – Using basic shapes, Gauging Proportion, Measuring Angles, Perspective, Reflections
  3. Value – Contrast, Creating Values, Shading
  4. Composition – Overlapping, Negative space, Lines, Balance, Contrast, Proportion
  5. Studio practice – landscapes – Simplification and Massing, Site Selection, Colour & Light, Underpainting, Abstract Nature
  6. Studio practice – still life -Take Measurements, Block In Forms, Delineate Shadow Edges; Lay In Tone, Model the Form, Refine and Add Detail

Additional Requirement:


Entry Requirement:

Minimum Age: 18 years old

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Entry Requirement of the Origin Programme

Diploma in Interior Design

Diploma in Visual Communication