ENGR 4028 Industrial Design Project (Commencement)

Student Contribution Band

Check your HECS Band contribution amount via the Fees page.

Assumed Knowledge

Knowledge related to the successful completion of year 3 Industrial Design or equivalent (e.g. Design & Technology) is assumed.  Ability to use:  E-mail, Internet Web Browser, WebCT or equivalent, Word processing program, CAD software, Workshop machinery (e.g. mill, lathe, sander, rapid prototyping machine).  Knowledge and/or experience in: Referencing, Lab/Workshop O&HS, Report writing, Essay writing, Process Diary, Group work, Research Methods for Industrial Designers, Project Management, Ethical Research Approval Process.

Special Requirements

Legislative pre-requisites

Ethics clearance if required.


The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.

Item Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Part A: Research Design, Literature Review and Ethics Approval Part B: Design Brief Part A: 2000 words Part B: 500 words 15 N Individual
Design Communication 3 x A3 Colour printed Concept rendering 15 N Individual
Documentation -Part A: Draft Engineering Drawings to AS1100 -Part B: Visual Process Diary Part A: 10 to 15 pages engineering drawings Part B: 1 x A3 bound document, 50 pages 30 N Individual
Project Progress Report 5000 words 15 N Individual
Project Proposal Presentation/Project Pitch 10 minutes 5 N Individual
3D Model Physical/Tangible 3D Model accompanied by a 10 mins demo presentation 20 N Individual

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