23hrs/Week for 2 years
Thursday 22nd January 2015 from 10am to 12pm in G Block, Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road Tighes Hill
Thursday 29th January 2015 from 10am to 12pm in G Block, Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road Tighes Hill:
If you are unable to attend either information session please call Hunter TAFE on 131225.
Register online or Call Hunter TAFE on 131225.
|This course is delivered full time over 2 years at Newcastle Campus
2015 Sm 1: 4 days per wk , 14 hours per week for 18 wks
2015 Sm 2: 3 days per wk, 16 hours a week for 18 wks
Semester 1: 3 days per wk
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.
The units of study fees below apply if this is not your first qualification. Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study. We will advise you of any fee reductions you are entitled to before you enrol.
Total Course Fees for 2nd Qualification is : $5,700.00
Unit of Study 1 - $2850.00
Unit of Study 2 - $2850.00
The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidized by the NSW Government is $22,270.
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.
Course information sessions:
Thursday 22nd January 2015 from 10am to 12pm in G Block, Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road Tighes Hill - This first information session will provide students with the opportunity to obtain information about course content and the application process.
This is not mandatory but will give prospective students an insight into the course.
Positions for the course often fill prior to the end of year therefore this information session provides a first round of enrolments.
Thursday 29th January 2015 from 10am to 12pm in G Block, Newcastle Campus, Maitland Road Tighes Hill: This second information session will also provide insight into the course as well as allow remaining positions to be filled.If you are unable to attend either information session, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org to make alternative arrangements.
Additional: Students may also be required to undergo a phone interview (depending on numbers)