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Product drawing ( 6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL)



Caulfield Second semester 2006 (Day)

Synopsis: This unit covers an advanced practice of combining techniques and media, as well as experimental methods; introduction to framing of the subject; selection of the most appropriate view; combination of views; development of background treatment; composition of pictorial settings for products.

Objectives: On successful completion of this unit, students will: 1.draw to build ideas and show salient features of an intended design rather than a pre-existing object; 2.appreciate drawing as a method of externalising thoughts and developing ideas; 3.communicate their ideas through concept presentation sketches and renderings; 4.use drawing for persuasion and communication in a product design context; 5.demonstrate proficiency in the use of appropriate drawing mediums and equipment; 6.understand the range of drawing mediums and select appropriate techniques to suit the nature of the design or the communicative purpose.

Assessment: Regular exercises:70% Visual diary: 30%

Contact Hours: 4 studio hours and 8 independent study hours

Prerequisites: DGN1001, DWG1301

Prohibitions: IDE1601