L3 Industrial Design Engineering (L3IED)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr L. Smiley.

Students will continue to deepen their understanding of the design process gained in Level 1 and 2 IED and further their technological practice skills by producing a multi-materials product and an accompanying portfolio of their design work.

This course has an emphasis on students selecting and using advanced Engineering techniques and practices to design, construct and problem solve to create a product of their own.

Students will continue to improve and expand their knowledge and abilities using a variety of equipment including 3d modelling software, 3d printers, laser cutters, metal lathes, welders and Engineering hand and power tools.


Industrial Design Engineering is tailored for students along the full spectrum from Fabrication, sheet metal work, Mechanical Engineering to University and Tertiary study in Design, Industrial Design and so forth.

Additional transferable skills include CAD to CAM manufacturing, Divergent thinking and problem solving.


The Standards offered are correct at time of writing

Course content may change by the start of the year