Unit

School Of Computing, Engineering And Mathematics

Industrial Graphics 4: SurfaceWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 300312.3

Discipline: OTHER ENGINEERING AND RELATED TECHNOLOGIES

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 3

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Jean Payette


Assumed Knowledge
It is assumed that students attempting IG4: Surface will be familiar with and capable at 3D solids modelling as delivered in 300310 (IG3: 3D Solids) and graphic design/illustration and page layout as delivered in 300302 (IG1: Presentation). Students from within the ID and Design & Technology degree courses should have completed these core units before attempting IG4: Surface. Students taking this as an elective from outside of the ID and Design & Technology degree courses should note that these skills will be assumed.


Equivalent Units
10963 - Industrial Design Communication 3: Materials and Properties, J2868 - Industrial Graphics (Surface), 301091 - Graphics 4: Kinetic Narratives

Teaching Periods
Nothing on offer.

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About this Unit
From 2016 this unit will be replaced by 301091 Graphics 4: Kinetic Narratives. Starting with a sketch, drawing, physical model, or only an idea, having the ability to accurately model your designs ready for rendering, animation, drafting, engineering, analysis and manufacturing is an essential skill set for designers in all disciplines. The ability to generate 3 dimensional data and in particular, free-form 3D data within a computer and display that data in a range of formats provides a powerful design, visualisation and analysis tool. This unit introduces students to the fundamentals of 3D Wireframe, NURBS Surface and Boundary Representation (Brep) Solids Modelling and then focuses on the tools and processes available for producing a range of image types from these 3D models.


Courses
3502.7Bachelor of Design and TechnologyCONTINUING
3503.2Bachelor of Industrial DesignCONTINUING
3503.4Bachelor of Industrial DesignCONTINUING
3503.5Bachelor of Industrial DesignCONTINUING
3503.6Bachelor of Industrial DesignCONTINUING
3503.7Bachelor of Industrial DesignCONTINUING
3689.1Bachelor of EngineeringCONTINUING
3689.2Bachelor of EngineeringCONTINUING


Specialisations

KT3116.1MechanicalCONTINUING
M3076.1Interactive Industrial GraphicsCONTINUING
M3503IIG2.1Interactive Industrial GraphicsCONTINUING
S3502IG.1Industrial GraphicsCONTINUING
SM3059.1Industrial GraphicsCONTINUING
SM3071.1Computer Aided Design (Mechanical)CONTINUING




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