11TP1

11 Technology Product Design 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Bailey

This course is designed for those students who want to broaden their understanding about Product Design. Students will identify an item of furniture that will solve a problem in their own situation and then design and make that item of flatpack furniture. 

Students will:
• Go through the design process to design an item of flatpack furniture. Some of the skills that will be developed are: researching, brief writing, essay writing, freehand drawing, presentation drawing, technical drawing, using hand tools and machinery tools, workshop skills.  

The course has a high literacy expectation/demand and requires good time management skills.
• Need skills in design and evaluation as well as being able to research and document evidence relating to their design.
• Drawing and presentation skills of students needs to be of a good standard as well as workshop skills and safety knowledge.

This course leads to UE approval in year 13.

Please see the links below for examples of past students work:

https://www.instagram.com/p/B4QvZcsnZz9/?igshid=efepeho01to4

https://www.instagram.com/p/B4LoKonHVKh/?igshid=166tl771sbubn

https://www.instagram.com/p/B4LpIdOnOkl/?igshid=10ohmbwiqxh9l

https://www.instagram.com/p/B4LpfRGnfVN/?igshid=vg0usp273pj8

https://www.instagram.com/p/B4QbIvenig0/?igshid=142omclecv1yr

https://www.instagram.com/p/B4QbZ2Fnked/?igshid=1hwo94rarbrdr


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

11TP1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $80

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 10 Technology (10TP1), gained at least 40 Academic Graduation Points in Year 10 English (10EN1) including an ‘Achieved’ in the 10EN1 end of year exam 

OR HoD approval

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91044 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.1 - Undertake brief development to address a need or opportunity
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 9

A.S. 91046 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.3 - Use design ideas to produce a conceptual design for an outcome to address a brief
6
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 8

A.S. 91047 v4
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.4 - Undertake development to make a prototype to address a brief
6
6
6
6
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10

A.S. 91048 v4
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of how technological modelling supports decision-making
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 2

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 8
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0