12 Technology Product Design 1

12TP1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Murphy

Students will:
• Develop a technological solution that addresses the requirements of their own formulated brief
• Cover the three main strands of technology – technological practice, technological knowledge and the nature of technology
• Use problem solving skills to work through a series of events to develop a solution, using a range of skills, research tools and processes
• The course has a very 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

The Unit and Assessment standards listed below are indicative only and may change.


Pathway

13 Technology Product Design 1

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

12TP1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $80


Prerequisites

At least 16 credits in Level 1 Technology Product Design (11TP1) 

OR HoD approval



Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91363 v3 Generic Technology 2.10 - Demonstrate understanding of sustainability in design
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91357 v3 Generic Technology 2.4 - Undertake effective development to make and trial a prototype
2
I
6
A.S. 91356 v3 Generic Technology 2.3 - Develop a conceptual design for an outcome
2
I
6
A.S. 91344 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.20 - Implement advanced procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product with special features
2
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.