Technology Project Development

Course code ARBE2501Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Architecture and Built Environment

Develops conceptual understanding and enables students to creatively apply design principles and practices to a specific technological endeavour through the development of a design project.

Not available in 2014

Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007
ObjectivesDuring this course students will be involved in:
1. Collecting, analysing and organising information
2. Communicating design ideas and information
3. Reflecting processes of design research and idea development
4. Conducting investigations and analysis
5. Planning and organising activities
6. Developing, modifying and constructing a project
7. Using appropriate information technologies
8. Experimentation with a range of materials, processes and techniques, which contributes towards a student defined project.
ContentThe Course will cover the following topics:

Project Design Principles
Project Planning and documentation
Production processes
Project evaluation practices
Replacing Course(s)IDEA2600, 10 units
TransitionNo transition arrangements will be required, students will do the replacement course.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeBasic Workshop practices and risk management.
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsCase Study
Self Directed Learning
Student Projects
Studio
Assessment Items
Projects:A design and construct project
Contact HoursStudio: for 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term