Teacher in Charge: 2556229Prerequisites
At least 14 credits in Level 1 Technology Product Design (11TP1)
OR HoD approval.
This course is designed for those students who want to broaden their understanding about Product Design. In Yr 12 students will design and make a light that will solve a problem in their own situation.
Students will: • Go through the design process to design a light. 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, advanced crafting 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:
Mining Engineer, Aeronautical Engineer, Mechanical Engineering Technician, Patternmaker, Architect, Architectural Technician, Electronics Engineer, Glazier, Tailor/Dressmaker, Metal Worker, Boat Builder, Naval Architect, Print Finisher, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Building and Construction Manager, Cabinet Maker, Surveyor, Textile Process Operator, Carpenter, Urban/Regional Planner, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Fashion Designer, Sewing Machinist, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Journalist, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Painter and Decorator, Communications Professional, Telecommunications Engineer, Industrial Designer, Jeweller, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Visual Merchandiser, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer, Electrical Engineering Technician, Engineering Machinist, Information Technology Architect, Environmental Engineer, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Upholsterer, Lighting Technician, Landscape Architect, Glass Processor, Health Services Manager, Plastics Technician, Printer, Scaffolder, Signmaker, User Experience Designer, Security Consultant, Garment Technician, Facilities ManagerContributions and Equipment/Stationery
12TP1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $80