ICTX – Applied design, skills, and technologies

This course is made up of four areas ranging from introductory topics to in-depth study depending on the level of interest and experience of individual students. The course will evolve with the new curriculum. There is also a strong relationship to the process of design (i.e., human-centred design).

Design and storytelling

  • Graphic design
  • Video production
  • Photography
  • Social media
  • Unity
  • Game design
  • Music

Design and fabrication

  • Vinyl cutting
  • CAD
  • 3D scanning
  • Foam cutting
  • 3D printing
  • Laser cutting
  • CAM and CNC milling

Coding

  • App design for iOS or Android
  • Python, Java, etc.
  • Micro controllers e.g. Arduino
  • Raspberry Pi
  • Robotics
  • Game design

SDK, API, and interface

  • Real sense (intel)
  • Leap motion
  • Oculus
  • Cardboard
  • Mogees*

Every student must do a minimum of five inquiries across all areas of the course. Projects may be done individually or in small groups and can combine areas of interest, for example, quad copters may cover all four areas.

*Dependent on availability