Tawa College Tawa College

10 Architectural and Industrial Design

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs T. Tippett.

Recommended Prior Learning

You will need to enjoy drawing, designing and being creative. This course involves analytical and creative thinking.

Do you enjoy designing and being creative ?


Images are indicative of architectural and product design only. https://www.pinterest.nz/spctechdept/presentation-sketches/

This course will offer both an:

  • an architectural project
  • an industrial design project

What you will learn:

  • how to sketch in 2D and 3D
  • how to follow and use a design process
  • how to apply colour to show tonal shading, materiality and texture 
  • how to use a CAD (computer aided design) software for architecture and industrial design (subject to availability)
  • design language
  • how to analyse and evaluate  

Learning Areas:

Design and Materials Technology

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There is a $20 contribution toward consumable materials that students use.
Students will be required to purchase the items on the school stationery list.