University of Technology Sydney

84111 Understanding Three-dimensional Form

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This is a core subject taken in year 1 of the Bachelor of Design in Product Design. Throughout the degree, students are expected to construct simple models, make test components and possibly working prototypes. This practical, hands-on subject sets the foundation for this work. It covers a number of methods for model making along with use of materials and tools and the related environment heath and safety (EH&S) issues. The subject includes workshop accreditation required for the use of power tools and equipment. Exercises involving the construction of three-dimensional objects form the major part of the subject.

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Autumn session, City campus

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