Year 12 Subjects – Communication Solutions (Computer Aided Design)

Level: Year 12
Subject Name: SACE Stage 2 Communication Solutions (CAD)
Prerequisites: nil
Assumed knowledge: Stage 1 Materials or Stage 1 Industry & Entrepreneurial Solutions

Course Summary:

In Design, Technology and Engineering students use the design and solution realisation process to engineer solutions for the development of products or systems.

This subject aims to extend students’ skills with Computer Aided Design, Modelling and Animation. Students also develop project management skills through design and realisation processes. Students will undertake a specialised skills task before completing a virtual project combining the various skills acquired.

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Course Content:

  • Computer Aided Design
  • Virtual Systems Modelling and Animation


  • Specialised Skill Tasks
  • Major Project
  • Design Folio
  • Resource Study

Possible Future Pathways

Building, Interior, Kitchen Design, Construction, Architecture, Industrial Design and Engineering.