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Lesson overview:What are the benefits of using computer aided design?

  • select materials and components suitable for the task
  • explain their choice of materials and components according to functional properties and aesthetic qualities
  • use computer-aided design to develop and communicate their ideas
  • select materials and components suitable for the task
  • explain their choice of materials and components according to functional properties and aesthetic qualities
  • use computer-aided design to develop and communicate their ideas

Basic computer ability / experience.

Computer-aided design, (CAD), Computer-aided manufacture (CAM) augmented reality, face, plane, extrude, view cube, dimension, radius, align, empathy, scale, modify, repeat, copy, flip design brief, design criteria, design decisions, innovative, prototype

Equipment Required

Computer / iPad with internet access, mouse, ruler, paper

Content guidance

Equipment requiring safe usage.

Supervision Level

Adult supervision recommended.