Course Title: Produce and evaluate developmental furniture models to scale

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5252

Course Title: Produce and evaluate developmental furniture models to scale

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 20.0

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: +61 3 9925 4820

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Course Description

This unit specifies the outcomes required to produce developmental models to scale using fundamental design elements and principles for presentation purposes.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMFFDT4010A Produce and evaluate developmental furniture models to scale


1.  Plan for production

2.  Interpret design development sketches and drawings

3.  Produce scale model

4.  Evaluate scale model

Information will be provided by teacher during first timetabled class.

Learning Outcomes

This unit supports the attainment of skills and knowledge required for competent workplace performance in furnishing operations of all sizes. The production of developmental models to scale applies to an industry workplace or design studio environment. These skills and knowledge are to be used within the scope of the individual’s job and authority.

This unit requires employability skills in initiative and enterprise, planning and organising and problem solving in order to produce and evaluate models. Communication skills are used to access and interpret work requirements. Self management is applied to ensure project requirements are met and technology is used to produce models.

Overview of Assessment

Effectively produce developmental models to scale work through sketch development and the design process to produce a final scale model

Effectively apply design elements and principles to design a scale model

Effectively produce a scale model in accordance with the scale development sketches and drawings

Comply with legislation, regulations, standards, codes of practice and established safe practices and procedures for producing developmental models to scale

Communicate effectively and work safely with others in the work area