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This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.
To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate
For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.
To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).
Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au
The following additional evidence is required to support applications for fee concessions or exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.
Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.
Any enquiries please call Hunter TAFE on 131225.
NSW Government funded places may be available for this course, subject to availability and individual eligibility. Further details will be provided at the course information session.
You can choose to either take out a VET FEE HELP loan or pay fees in full.
Most applicants will be eligible for a VET FEE HELP loan.
VET FEE HELP is a student loan scheme that is funded by the Commonwealth Government to assist eligible students to pay their course fees.
These loans are not subject to income or assets tests.
VET FEE HELP provides students with the option of deferring all of their tuition fees, or paying some of the fees upfront and deferring the balance.
For more information on VET FEE HELP, please call Hunter TAFE on 131225.
|Local Entry Requirements
Entry requirements:Other Information
NSW Higher School Certificate (or equivalent)
Pathways into this course may be via:
Year 12 equivalent studies including design and technology related subjects
Related qualifications, that could include:
Certificate III in Design Fundamentals or
Certificate IV in Engineering Drafting or
Certificate IV in Design or
Certificate IV in Furniture Design and Technology
This course is intended to provide students with a range of knowledge and skills to identify, design and develop new or improved products for manufacturing. They will perform the following functions associated with industrial design:
1. Visualise and create designs for products or processes in response to a design brief.
2. Design for a range of markets and functions including consumer products, electrical and electronic devices, furniture, lighting, medical and industrial products
3. Demonstrate technical skills incorporating current and forward looking CAD and 3D software technologies, including rapid prototyping and 3D printing
4. Apply knowledge of manufacturing, construction and fabrication processes
5. Respond to a range of design brief
6. Organise production
7. Incorporate utility, aesthetics, human behaviour and market appeal into design solutions
8. Make sketch models and mock ups.