Year 9 Design & Visual Communication (Graphics)

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr K. Meyer.

Year 9 Design & Visual Communication (Graphics, Technical drawing) will be 4 periods per week for one term. A focus is placed upon learning the process of Designing an individually researched solution to a given Design problem.

Students are taught a range of skills which include:

  • Research and project investigation
  • Design language
  • Freehand sketching
  • Three-dimensional design
  • C.A.D computer drawing
  • Technical drawing
  • High quality presentation and pride in work
  • Evaluation


Potential careers:

Product design / 3d Printing / Computer aided design (CAD), Architecture, Advertising, Engineering, Computer aided Manufacturing, Landscape design, Interior design and the many skilled trades.


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