Product Visualisation 1
Queensland University of Technology
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
OverviewIndustrial designers employ a variety of tools to think about and communicate three-dimensional product concepts. This unit introduces you to the skills and techniques needed to support design visualisation, focussing on analogue media, drawing skills and simple model making.Learning OutcomesTo successfully complete this unit you will demonstrate ability to:
ContentTopics covered in this unit include:
- Use basic visualisation techniques in product design
- Explore simple design ideas using freehand sketches and technical drawings
- Follow AS1100 technical drawing conventions to document simple design concepts
- Communicate simple design concepts using analogue media
Assessment name: PortfolioDescription: Produce a folio of work that includes a range of drawing, sketches, renderings, simple 3D models and presentations to aid your design thinking abilities/communication or technical ability.Relates to objectives: 1, 2Weight: 30Internal or external: InternalGroup or individual: IndividualDue date: Early SemesterAssessment name: PortfolioDescription: Produce a folio or work that demonstrates sketching skills with introductory technical drawing exercises to document and communicate design ideas and engage in spatial communication.Relates to objectives: 1, 2Weight: 35Internal or external: InternalGroup or individual: IndividualDue date: Mid SemesterAssessment name: PortfolioDescription: A series of exercises will develop your layout and design presentation skills that communicate design ideas and engage in spatial communication.Relates to objectives: 1, 2Weight: 35Internal or external: InternalGroup or individual: IndividualDue date: End of Semester
- General visualisation techniques
- Discipline specific visualisation techniques
- Design presentation approaches
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