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Tetney, Lincolnshire

Product Design

Term 1
 Assessment for Learning (Key Facts)
 1 - What is Product Design?
 2 - Safety
 3 - Materials - Timber
 4 - Materials  - Metals
 5 - Materials - Plastics
 6 - Processing Plastics
 End of Term 1 Review                       Answer Grid

Term 2
 Assessment for Learning (Key Facts)

 7 - Scales of Production
 8 - Manipulating and Combining Materials

 9 - New and Smart Materials
 10 - Paper and Card
 11 - Packaging
 12 - Target Markets and Social Grades
 End of Term 2 Review                      Answer Grid

Term 3
 Assessment for Learning (Key Facts)
 

 13 - History of Product Design
 14 - Classic and Retro Design
 15 - Human Factors : Anthropometrics and Ergonomics
 16 - Product Evolution and Continuous Improvement 
 17 - Rendering and Presentation Techniques
 End of Term 3 Review                      Answer Grid


Term 4
 Assessment for Learning (Key Facts)
 18 - Printing Processes
 19 - Branding and Advertising
 20 - Environmental Issues and Sustainability
 21 - Manufacturing Systems
 22 - Consumer Issues
 End of Term 4 Review                      Answer Grid

 23 - Preparation for Mock Exam

Term 5
 24 - Mock Exam Week
 25 - P4E - Paper and Card
 26 - P4E - Packaging
 27 - P4E - Timber
 28 - P4E - Metals
 29 - P4E - Plastics
 30 - P4E - Design Methodology
 31 - P4E - Product Marketing
 32 - P4E - Safety
 33 - P4E - Quality 

 34 - P4E - Ethical, Environmental and Sustainability Issues

 35 - P4E - Consumer Issues
 36 - P4E - Product Manufacture
 37 - P4E - Methods of Production
 38 - P4E - Manufacturing Systems
 39 - P4E - Use of ICT (Information and Communication Technology) 
 40 - P4E - New Materials 
 41 - P4E -  Manipulating and Combining Materials 
 42 - P4E - Evolution of Product Design
 43 - P4E - Human Factors

 Revision 100 - wallcharts
 Revision 100 - Question slips
 Revision 100 - Record worksheet
 
Focussed Practical Tasks
 
1 - Joining 2 pieces of metal with a machine screw                Photograph
 2 - Vacuum forming a Christmas tree decoration      Christmas trees (2D Design file)
 3 - Moulding                       Photograph
 4 - Using 2D Design to cut vinyl signs
 5 - Making a moveable joint with a snap head rivet           Photograph
 6 - Joining 2 pieces of metal with 2 countersink rivets         Photograph
 7 - Making a single dovetail joint
 8 - Making a bridle joint
 9 - Making a mortise and tenon joint            Photograph
 10 - Making a ruler using 2D Design and the laser cutter            Photograph
 11 - Aluminium spinner
 12 - Country duck                      Photograph
 13 - Bathroom pull-cord knob
 14 - Soma Cube                                 Photograph 1          Photograph 2       Solution
 15 - 3 Piece Puzzle
 16 - Plant Pot Stand                       Photograph
 17 - Double Dovetail Joint (Preparation for Japanese Puzzle box)
 18 - Housing Joint  
 19 - Clock                Photograph          Template (2D Design file)
 20 - Screwdriver rack                     Photograph             Template (2D design file)
 21 - Acrylic Picture Frame                Photograph
 22 - Tower of Hanoi
 23 - Nail Puzzle

 

 

Projects
 i-pod/phone dock

 Japanese Puzzle Box
 Homer Simpson Desk Light
 
Additional Resources
 A to Z of Design
 
 Revision
 Revision - answers