Introduction to Design Practice

Description

Introduction to design process with focus on portfolio development. Also a formal introduction to workshop skills is presented and applied in the context of Design practice. Workshop safety and basic workshop practices and process are introduced. The relationship between prototypes and industrial production is defined. Risk assessment and management, with a specific focus on school design context.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 1 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Introduces the design process and applies it to minor projects

2. Introduces students to risk management processes and documentation.

3. Involves student in minor design projects.

4. Practices associated with design development and documentation.

5. Effectively communicate technological information related to design problems

Content

Students will complete exercises developing skills in the following areas;

  1. Product design
  2. Basic model making processes
  3. Defining the Relationship between Process and Materials
  4. Defining the Relationship between Prototypes and Industrial Production
  5. Risk assessment and management

Replacing Course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): . Students who have successfully completed are not eligible to enrol in ARBE1500.

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Risk Management Documentation

Quiz: Risk Management Quiz

Project: Design Project

Contact Hours

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for 2 Weeks

Studio

Face to Face On Campus 32 hour(s) per Term

2 hours per week for 7 weeks followed by 3 hours per week for 6 weeks

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for 5 Weeks