Course Title: Construct prototypes and samples

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5153

Course Title: Construct prototypes and samples

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 160.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


320T Design (TAFE)


Course Contact: Julian Pratt

Course Contact Phone: 9925 4820

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course covers the construction of prototypes and samples in accordance with established plans, drawings or specifications.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMFFT4006A Construct prototypes and samples


Construct the prototype or sample

Establish the work requirements

Obtain materials and equipment

Plan prototype or sample construction

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

This competency is concurrently assessed with OENG 7218C, OENG 7219C, OENG 7215C and OENG 7213C during 4 integrated projects during the academic year. These include:
4.1 Customer order – small item
4.2 Customer order – chair
4.3 Modification of current line – Drawer unit
4.4 Installation –onsite installation

Methods of assessment will be:
Observation and questioning
Presentation of knowledge
Written Reports
Portfolio of work undertaken
Products produced