NCEA Level 2 Product Design

12PRD
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Webster

This Technology course is aimed at students considering tertiary study and a career in creative industries such as Industrial or Commercial Design, Furniture Design, Domestic Product Design, Set Design for theatre or film, Interior Design, Landscape Design etc.

The course is project based. You will investigate a real word issue and work closely with a client and stakeholder to develop your ideas into a carefully crafted prototype to evaluate the effectiveness of your proposed design solution.

You will develop skills in time-management, critical thinking, planning, research, communication of design ideas and workshop skills.


Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Product Design

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$60 for raw materials and consumables.


Recommended Prior Learning

Product Design level 1. Students KAMAR record must demonstrate consistent safe working practices and an adherence to expected classroom routines. Other students may be admitted at the discretion of the HOD.


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. 91344 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 2.20 - Implement advanced procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product with special features
2
I
6
A.S. 91354 v3 Generic Technology 2.1 - Undertake brief development to address an issue
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91356 v3 Generic Technology 2.3 - Develop a conceptual design for an outcome
2
I
6
A.S. 91357 v3 Generic Technology 2.4 - Undertake effective development to make and trial a prototype
2
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

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