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Technology in Making

Undergraduate | CUR-BIA490 | 2024

Previously CUR-BIA370

Draw on new technologies, such as laser cutting and 3D printing, to produce a prototype object with an emphasis on light. Come up with a design that demonstrates future-thinking characteristics. Consider the environmental sustainability of your work.

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

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Technology in Making

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. research and analyse relevant theory and precedents in relation to light, relevant technologies and the future of light
    2. synthesise ideas to design an object in relation to light
    3. adapt and transform existing methods of making, or develop new ways to create and assemble an object
    4. incorporate ethical and sustainable work practices working independently and collaboratively in the production of objects,
    5. communicate conceptual intent through the construction of an object using new technologies of light, making and construction.

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • CUR-BIA370 (Not currently available)

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Webcam, Speakers, Microphone

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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