10 Spatial and Product Design
Teacher in Charge: Mrs T. Tippett
Recommended Prior Learning
Year 9 SPD course gives some basic foundational skills in preparation for this course.
This course is a creative DESIGN course. Students DO NOT MAKE finished products in this course. (this course involves modelling ideas in modelling materials) It is run in the Graphics room.
In this course students will learn:
- How to sketch in freehand [no instruments] in isometric and two point perspective
- How to follow a design process to develop their own designs
- To design products (product design)
- To design spaces (spatial design)
- How to apply colour to their design work to communicate colour, texture and materials
- How to do technical drawings by hand using drawing instruments [not computers]
- How to communicate their ideas to other people
- Model making techniques to support idea development and communicating ideas to others
- Annotate and evaluate their design ideas using design language
This course is for students that like to design, are creative and enjoy using their imagination.
This course is preparation for Level 1 NCEA Spatial and Product Design
Assessment Policy & Procedures
NCEA Level 1 Spatial and Product Design 101
Architectural Technician, Artist, Graphic Designer, Jeweller, Visual Merchandiser, Architect, Interior Designer, Industrial Designer
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
There will be costs for materials for projects. Projects are taken home.
Students will be required to provide their own stationery and portfolio for the course.