11 Technology Product Design 1
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.
• 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:
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.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
11TP1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $80
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Term: 1, Week: 9
Term: 2, Week: 8
Term: 3, Week: 10
Term: 4, Week: 2