L1 Industrial Design Engineering

L1IED
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr Smiley

Students will develop their understanding of the design process and technological practice by producing a multi-materials product and an accompanying portfolio of their design work.
This course has an emphasis on developing a broad range of Engineering techniques and practices alongside product design techniques and digital design and manufacturing skills.
Students will learn to work with a variety of equipment including 3d modelling software, 3d printers, laser cutters, metal lathes, welders and Engineering hand tools.
They will also learn to manipulate materials such as plastics and metals as well as create a simple electrical circuit.



Pathway

L2 Industrial Design Engineering

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.

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91044 v3 Generic Technology 1.1 - Undertake brief development to address a need or opportunity
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91046 v3 Generic Technology 1.3 - Use design ideas to produce a conceptual design for an outcome to address a brief
1
I
6
A.S. 91047 v4 Generic Technology 1.4 - Undertake development to make a prototype to address a brief
1
I
6
A.S. 91057 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.20 - Implement basic procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product
1
I
6
A.S. 91064 v5 Design and Visual Communication 1.31 - Produce instrumental, multi-view orthographic drawings that communicate technical features of design ideas
1
E
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 25 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Pathway Tags

Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Design, Product Design, Manufacturing, Mechatronics, Toolmaker, Jewellery, Fabrication, Machining


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The Standards offered are correct at time of writing

Course content may change by the start of the year