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Technological Design TDJ2OI
This course provides students with opportunities to apply a design process to meet a variety of technological challenges. Students will research projects, create designs, build models and/or prototypes, and assess products and/or processes using appropriate tools, techniques, and strategies. Student projects may include designs for homes, vehicles, bridges, robotic arms, clothing, or other products. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to technological design, and will learn about secondary and postsecondary education and training leading to careers in the field. This activity-based course emphasizes problem solving through the design process. The activities allow students to fully develop a range of products or systems by using the design process. Through this process students acquire the necessary knowledge and skills required to complete the activity. Design-related career options are explored throughout the activities. This course is recommended for students considering a career path in architecture or engineering.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 10
Technological Design, Emphasis on Fashion Design TDJ2OS
This course provides students with opportunities to learn techniques in fashion design that meet industry standards, using appropriate materials and equipment. Students will identify trends in the fashion design industry; describe scientific and physical processes used in textile processing of fabrics; learn to respect evnironmental health, and safey laws; and explore career opportunities. The course will focus on developing fashion sewing techniques and skills that are a necessity in the fashion design industry.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 10
Technological Design TDJ3MI
This course examines how technological design is influenced by human, environmental, financial, and material requirements and resources. Students will research, design, build, and assess solutions that meet specific human needs, using working drawings and other communication methods to present their design ideas. They will develop an awareness of environmental, societal, and cultural issues related to technological design, and will explore career opportunities in the field, as well as the college and/or university program requirements for them.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: College/UniversityGRADE: 11
Fashion Design TDP3MI
This course helps familiarize students with a broad range of career opportunities in fashion and Design industry within the manufacturing sector. Students will acquire design and sewing skills using a variety of tools, equipment, and processes and will construct fabric products that adhere to design specifications and meet quality standards. Students will learn about fashion history, garment design, production and care. Emphasis will focus on learning about the various aspects in the fashion industry and how to apply their skills in design production.
COURSE NOTE: Recommended - Technological Design: Fashion Emphasis (TDJ2OF)
CREDIT: 1TYPE: College/UniversityGRADE: 11
Technological Design TDJ4MI
This course introduces students to the fundamentals of design advocacy and marketing, while building on their design skills and their knowledge of professional design practices. Students will apply a systematic design process to research, design, build, and assess solutions that meet specific human needs, using illustrations, presentation drawings, and other communication methods to present their designs. Students will enhance their problem-solving and communication skills, and will explore career opportunities and the postsecondary education and training requirements for them.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: College/UniversityGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: TDJ3MI - Technological Design
Fashion Design TDP4MI
This course introduces students to the scope of the Textile manufacturing industry. Students will build on their acquired fashion design and sewing fabrication skills from grade 11 and use a variety of materials, tools, equipment, and processes to construct products that adhere to fabric design specifications and meet quality control industry standards. Emphasis will focus on developing a personal collection of drawings and patterns which will be used to create the student's own Fashion Design Portfolio.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: College/UniversityGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: TDP3MI - Fashion Design