• Mr.Woods

    DDP Course Overview 2018-2019

    bwoods@newpaltz.k12.ny.us

    DESIGN & DRAWING FOR PRODUCTION

    COURSE DESCRIPTION

    In this one-year course, students will use a variety of computer aided design software and materials to create original work.

    Design and Drawing for Production will focus on first gaining understanding of the Principles and Elements of Art and Design as a foundation.

    Students will then utilize their understanding of the P & E throughout the Design Process to create innovative and unique products. 

    LEARNING OBJECTIVES

    Develop problem solving, critical thinking and visual communication skills through individual or collaborative design challenges.

    Develop skills in sketching, mechanical drawing, computer aided drafting and rendering.

    Solve 2-D and 3-D design problems while developing a design skill set using traditional materials and computer aided design programs.

    Develop an appreciation and understanding of design theory, process and history.

    Students will be able to express design samples in both Orthographic and Isometric Drawings/Projections

    Identify personal areas of interest and talent for related career and educational pursuits.

    CLASSROOM EXPECTATIONS

    Each student arrives to class on time, prepared, with a willingness to be productive and a desire to achieve their personal best.

    Our classroom is a safe and secure place where all students follow classroom rule and are able to participate and learn.

    Students will be respectful of each other and work cooperatively while utilizing listening and communication skills.

    CLASSROOM RULES

    Arrive to class on time and prepared.

    All students must clean work station before leaving class.

    Students are responsible for saving work properly and as instructed.

    No food brought into classroom and drinks must be on the floor.

    Do not touch other people’s workstation without their permission.

    Remain quiet and attentive during all teacher instructional/ demonstration times.

    DO NOT engage in off-task internet activity. NO gaming, texting or social networking.

    Use headphones ONLY with teacher instruction or permission.






         EVALUATION

          60% Projects/Critiques 

          All assignments will be saved in your digital portfolio.

          Assignments will be evaluated using a rubric.

          Evaluation may also include

          personal assessment and reflection by the student.

          20%  Quizzes

          20%  Classwork/Docs/Homework       

      (Homework will be given primarily for prep and planning for projects.)

            

          

    MID-TERM AND FINAL EXAM ASSESSMENT OVERVIEW

    Answer basic questions about process, materials and techniques relevant to course subject matter

    Define and visually illustrate the elements and principles of art and design

    Complete preliminary and final phases of creative design assignment using imaging device

    and software

    SOFTWARE

    Adobe Creative Suite 5: Photoshop will be the primary graphic design program.

    Additional Adobe applications will also be used.

    Tinkercad: A 3-D modeling software CAD program with free access from anyplace with wifi

    Rhino 3D: A comprehensive three-dimensional modeling software program

    CAD: Computer-aided drafting to create technical drawings.

    Autodesk Revit: Architectual and mechanical drawing and drafting.

    SUPPLIES

    Flash Drive- recommended

     

    Pencils

    Erasers

     

     




    COURSE OUTLINE

    DESIGN BASICS

    Elements and Principles of Design

    Color Theory

    Form and Function

    Ergonomics

    The Design Process

    Symbols & Font



        TECHNICAL DRAFTING  STYLES

    Isometric Drawing/ Shading

    Orthographic Drawing/ Multiview Drawing

    Perspective View Drawings/ Rendering

    Digital 3-D Modeling and Imaging

     

    UNITS

    INDUSTRIAL DESIGN AND ENGINEERING

    *INCLUDES 3-D PRINTING PROJECTS!

    Product Design

    Transportation Design

    Structures

    Public Space Design

    Residential Architecture

    Mechanical Robot

    GRAPHIC DESIGN/ANIMATION

    DVD/CD Cover

    3-D Graphics

    Photoshop Animation

    Website Design

    Product Marketing