IDE3813 - Mobility design 2 - 2017

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

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Art, Design and Architecture

Organisational Unit

Department of Design


Mr Mark Johnson

Unit guides



  • Second semester 2017 (Day)


This unit continues the student's development in the field of transportation design. Further study is undertaken in materials technology, ergonomics, future trends and external influences. Project work will be undertaken using the appropriate drawing and rendering techniques to initiate and present transportation concepts.


On successful completion of this unit, students will:

  1. have advanced visualising capability in the field of transport design
  2. be able to detail their design solutions and produce three dimensional representations
  3. be able to analyse transport design problems in detail
  4. understand appropriate transportation nomenclature
  5. observe and employ occupational health and safety principles and rules appropriate to studio practice.


Folio submission: 80%; Research assignments: 20%

Workload requirements

12 hours per week, including 4 studio hours and 8 independent study hours per week

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