Engineering Solutions

Technologies Education

Scientists study the world as it is; engineers create the world that has never been.

Theodore von Karman

Engineering Solutions

Lecture

Attend the lecture to explore the concepts for this week.

Engineering Solutions
Lecture

Lecture Notes

Read and view video clips further about the concepts explored this week.



Notes

Engineering principles and systems

Toy Repair

Materials

Bridge Design

West Point Bridge Design software

Technologies specialisations

Graphics Technologies

Tux Paint

Graphic design tool for young children

Canva

Online Graphic design tool with many templates

Draw.IO

Online drawing/diagramming tool

Sketch.IO

Online sketching tool

Architecture

Sketchup

Graphic design tool for 3D objects

Tynkercad

Graphic design tool for 3D objects

Electronics

Tynkercad

Online design tool for circuits

Fashion

Tynkercad

Fashion design software

Sustainability

Lecture Synthesis

Complete a summary and synthesis of what you have learnt in the lecture and course notes this week by the next lecture. It counts 1% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Synthesis

Engineering Solutions Quiz

Complete the quiz before the next lecture. It counts 1% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Quiz

Tutorial

Attend the tutorial to further explore the concepts presented this week and practice teaching them.


Tutorial

Provide Feedback on Lesson Plans

In tutorial small groups you will provide feedback on the lesson plans shared this week.

Submit a brief summary of the feedback you received and provided during the tutorial by the next tutorial. You can use dot points. It counts 0.5% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Peer Feedback

Design and Technologies Activity

Bridge Engineering

Complete a bridge construction, spanning 1m unsupported and being able to support the greatest possible weight using:

  • 100 paddle pop sticks
  • hot glue guns
  • glue
  • weights
  • buckets and wire to test bridge strength with weights


Design & Technologies Activities

Design and Technologies Activity

One Cars

Complete the various activity stations learning about how technologies use forces to create movement in products;



Design & Technologies Activities

Google 7-10 Workshop

This week the workshop is on Augmented and Virtual Reality.

PD Workshops

Tutorial Reflection

After the tutorial, you should complete a reflection on what you learnt in this weeks tutorial by the next tutorial. It counts 1% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Reflection

Preparation for Week 10

Create two lessons plans, one for Design & Technologies and one for Digital Technologies. You will share these in tutorial next week and conduct simulated teaching of your lessons. Together, these count 1% to your Log of Learning Activities if submitted before the start of next weeks tutorial.

Lesson Plans

Week 10 Digital Technologies Lesson Plan

In tutorial small groups you will share the Digital Technologies lesson plan you have developed for next week.

Submit your Digital Technologies lesson plan developed for the Week 10 tutorial by the start of next weeks tutorial. It counts 0.5% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Share Lesson Plans

Week 10 Design and Technologies Lesson Plan

In tutorial small groups you will share the Design and Technologies lesson plan you have developed for next week.

Submit your Design and Technologies lesson plan developed for the Week 10 tutorial by the start of next weeks tutorial. It counts 0.5% towards your Log of Learning Activities.

Share Lesson Plans

Progressive Feedback

Your views on how the course is going is appreciated.

Progressive Feedback