CAD-Design-Create 1 is an elective that introduces students to basic skills, techniques and processes of computer-based design for 2D and 3D manufacturing. This course aims to prepare and present basic design concepts and materialize them with computer controlled fabrication processes. A series of given exercises will lead to student driven projects with a focus on individual interest. These projects will introduce progressively complex drawing, modelling and rendering methods. Conceptual and thematic issues are addressed. Occupational health and safety instruction is an integral part of this course.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of basic techniques and processes used in 2D and 3D computer aided design (CAD) and its application with digital fabrication
- Show the beginning of a creative exploration of the digital design environment and its application relevant to the design process.
- Show basic awareness of historical and theoretical contexts relevant to the course
Portfolio of studio work (70%) Portfolio of studio work (70%) [Learning Outcomes 1 – 3]
Journal/Documentation/Studio Theory presentation (20%) [Learning Outcomes 1 – 3]
Participation (10%) [Learning Outcomes 1 – 3]
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4 hours per week lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice and 6 hours per week independent studio practice and other research.
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the School of Art to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3441||15 Feb 2016||26 Feb 2016||31 Mar 2016||27 May 2016||In Person||N/A|