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
CAD (AutoCAD & Inventor)
CNC router programming
use of fixed machines and portable equipment
Students are assessed against the design, technology and engineering SACE performance standards: