A Level - Design & Technology: Product Design
Student coursework outcomes 2017 - 2018
Theme: Products that reflect the elegance of nature
Flat-pack furniture design project
Overview: The students use their research into the current designer furniture market to guide them as they design, develop, model and manufacture a more affordable product which has the potential to be mass produced. After exploring the features that make furniture "designer" they work through the design process, exploring the use of CAD/CAM and a broad range of materials, processes and techniques to develop a product that can be flat-packed before it is sold to the mass market.