13 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. In Yr 13 students will design and make a Games Table that will be used in their own situation.
Students will: • Go through the design process to design a Games Table. Some of the skills that will be developed are: researching, essay writing, freehand drawing, presentation drawing, technical drawing, using hand tools and machinery tools, workshop skills, 3-D Printing, CAD work with Fusion 360, CNC machining.
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.
Please see the links below for examples of past students work:
At least 14 credits in Level 2 Technology Product Design (12TP1)
OR HoD approval.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
13TP1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $80
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Term: 1, Week: 11
Term: 3, Week: 10
Term: 4, Week: 2
Term: 2, Week: 10
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.