This course has a ‘contemporary’ materials focus. Students design, produce and assemble a product that employs contemporary design principles, production and assembly techniques, while exploring a range of materials. Students use CAD to plan, design and make their product. Students develop a design folio that includes their investigation, planning, designs and costing. Students will be instructed in the safe use of selected portable tools and fixed machines.
Topics may include
safe use of static machines
joint and frame construction
assembly and finishing techniques
3D design and modelling
safe use of portable power tools
traditional joints may also be used throughout the semester
Students are assessed against the technologies Australian Curriculum achievement standards:
investigating and defining
generating and designing
producing and implementing
collaborating and managing
All subject costs are subject to approval, are approximate and subject to change in 2022.