10 Design and Visual Communication (Semester 1)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Hobbs

Recommended Prior Learning

No prior learning is required.

Learn free hand drawing techniques through to operating a professional computer Aided Design (CAD) package. 

Presentation techniques and skills that will help you in every subject in the school.

Course Overview

Term 1
Freehand sketching techniques.
Rendering and texturing drawings.
Basic design processes.

Term 2
Instrument drawing on the drawing boards.
Operation of computer aided design packages (CAD) to operate 3D printers and produce professional working drawings of you design ideas.

Learning Areas:

Year 10 Semester 1, Line 1, Technology

Career Pathways

Advertising Specialist, Mechanical Engineering Technician, Patternmaker, Architect, Architectural Technician, Tailor/Dressmaker, Naval Architect, Tattoo Artist, Print Finisher, Mechanical Engineer, Building and Construction Manager, Carpenter, Urban/Regional Planner, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Fashion Designer, Graphic Designer, Interior Designer, Industrial Designer, Jeweller, Technical Writer, Make-up Artist, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Visual Merchandiser, Information Technology Architect, Exhibition and Collections Technician, Landscape Architect, Landscaper, Printer, Signmaker, User Experience Designer

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Voluntary contribution $20


Please be aware, our charges may change