Approx Cost:
Materials $5.00. Students will be expected to have printing credit available for this subject.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is of benefit for this course
Entry Recommendations:

Completion of Year 10 Graphics or by negotiation with the HOD.

Course Outline:

Students learn about product design (technological/engineering).  They then apply these skills through a design brief approach to fully explore the design process.  Skills in design analysis, conceptual sketching, design development and refinement, production drawing and presentation will be developed throughout this course. The drawing focus is Product Design and will vary from Spatial Design in learning.

There will be one internal NCEA assessment in this course.

  • Product Design Development
  • Working drawings
  • Sketching
  • Presentation
Where Does It Lead:

Design and Visual Communication in Years 12, 13 and Scholarship. Polytechnic and university courses in; design, graphics, architectural draughting, CAD design, product design, media graphics, mechanical drawing, quantity surveying, architecture, engineering and technology.

For further information see:
Mr Wright, (HOD) or HOLA