Major Group: 2 - Professionals | Sub-Major Group: 23 - Design, Engineering, Science and Transport Professionals | Minor Group: 232 - Architects, Designers, Planners and Surveyors | Unit Group: 2324 - Graphic and Web Designers, and Illustrators
Description: Plans, designs, develops, and prepares pictures and diagrams to communicate messages, clarify meaning, assist in presentations and illustrate stories, using traditional and digital media such as drawing, painting, drafting, collage, models, photography, and image capture and manipulation software.
Skill Level 1 : Occupations at Skill Level 1 have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Specialisation titles are any commonly used titles which refer to a subset of jobs belonging to the occupation designated in the principal title. These jobs involve the performance of specialised tasks rather than the broader range of tasks usually performed in the occupation.
UNIT GROUP 2324: GRAPHIC AND WEB DESIGNERS, AND ILLUSTRATORS
Description: Design information for visual and audio communication, publication and display using print, film, electronic, digital and other forms of visual and audio media.
Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
determining the objectives and constraints of the design brief by consulting with clients and stakeholders
undertaking research and analysing functional communication requirements
formulating design concepts for the subject to be communicated
preparing sketches, diagrams, illustrations and layouts to communicate design concepts
negotiating design solutions with clients, management, sales and production staff
selecting, specifying or recommending functional and aesthetic materials and media for publication, delivery or display
detailing and documenting the selected design for production
supervising or carrying out production in the chosen media