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Design and Technology: Preliminary and HSC - 9780170130721
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Design and Technology: Preliminary and HSC

By | Copyright Year:2007 | ISBN-13: 9780170130721

Published:12/10/2006
Design and Technology: Preliminary and HSC is a complete revision of Noel Glover's highly successful Design and Technology for Senior Students. This text provides full coverage of the Design and Technology Stage 6 Syllabus. Outcomes, knowledge and skill statements are at the start of each chapter with activities and weblinks at the end. The CD features video interviews with design professionals and more than 20 templates for students to use when preparing the folio that accompanies the major design project.
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CONTENTS

PRELIMINARY COURSE: DESIGNING AND PRODUCING

1 Designers at work
2 Factors affecting design
3 Environmental and social issues
4 Approaches to design
5 Project analysis & marketing
6 Developing and producing solutions
7 Project management
8 Communication
9 Research methods
10 Computer-based technologies


HSC COURSE: INNOVATION AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES (AUSTRALIAN PERSPECTIVES)
11 Innovation and success in Australia
12 Factors impacting on innovation
13 Influences of emerging technology
14 Ethical issues
15 Success or otherwise
16 The innovation and emerging technologies case study


DESIGNING AND PRODUCING
17 The major design project
18 The proposal and management of the major project
19 Development and realisation of the major project
20 Project Evaluation

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Noel Glover has been teaching Design and Technology for more than 20 years and is currently working at Wyong High School in New South Wales.

FEATURES

Detailed coverage of the design process

Particular emphasis on preparing students for the major design project

Outcomes, knowledge and skill statements at the start of each chapter

Activities and web links for further research at the end of each chapter

Web links for further research at the end of each chapter.

$75.41