D&T curriculum

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Mobile phone accessory

Products used

The project concentrates on the design and manufacture of a mobile phone accessory using a range of sketching and software, alongside laser cutting and 3D printing processes.

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123D Design
123D Make (optional)
Inventor (optional)
3D printing (optional)

Curriculum:
Level 1 - Entry

Duration:
Up to 6 hours

MP3 amplifier

Products used

The project concentrates on the design and manufacture of an MP3 Amplifier using a range of sketching and software, alongside laser cutting and 3D printing processes.

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Inventor
123D Make (optional)
3D printing (optional)

Curriculum:
Level 1 and 2 - Entry and Intermediate

Duration:
Up to 20 hours

Desk lamp

Products used

The project concentrates on the design and manufacture of lighting using simple electronics but with complex and functional part modelling.

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Inventor
123D Make (optional)
3D printing (optional)

Curriculum:
Level 1 and 2 - Entry and Intermediate

Duration:
Up to 20 hours

Scooter

Products used

The project teaches a range of fundamental Autodesk Inventor skills through a range of project-based activities and tasks relating to parts and components of a scooter product.

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Inventor
123D Make (optional)
3D printing (optional)

Curriculum:
Level 2 and 3 - Intermediate and Advanced

Duration:
Up to 20 hours

USB pen

Products used

The project concentrates on the design and manufacture of a USB flash pen drive using a range of sketching and software, alongside laser cutting and 3D printing processes.

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Inventor
123D Make (optional)
3D printing (optional)

Curriculum:
Level 1 - Entry

Duration:
Up to 6 hours

Living area

Products used

The teacher takes pupils through a design project where the outcome is a living space for a client of their choosing. The living space will be designed using Autodesk Homestyler.

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Homestyler
3D printing (optional)

Curriculum:
Level 1 - entry

Duration:
Up to 6 hours

School of the future

Products used

The teacher takes pupils through a design project where the outcome is a school of the future for their local community. The school will be designed using Autodesk Revit.

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Revit
3D printing (optional)

Curriculum:
Level 1, 2 and 3 - Entry, Intermediate and Advanced

Duration:
Up to 20 hours

Dance routine

Products used

The project concentrates on the animation of a character created in Project Pinocchio. Students will apply the tools in Autodesk Maya to create a dance routine.

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Maya
3D printing (optional)

Curriculum:
Level 2 - Intermediate

Duration:
Up to 12 hours

Animation character

 

The project concentrates on the creation of an animation character and mapping it to a standard set of animation moves.

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Maya
3D printing (optional)

Curriculum:
Level 1 - Entry

Duration:
Up to 6 hours

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General free teaching resources and curriculum

Learn by doing with the Autodesk Digital STEAM Workshop
Our new innovative, highly visual curriculum delivers an engaging project-based learning experience for students and enables teachers to focus on teaching, rather than software expertise.

Sustainability Workshop
As a teacher you can incorporate free materials into a broad range of courses. We make it easy to fold sustainability into existing curriculum, and provide students with self-learning tools for extracurricular projects and design competitions.

Simulation Workshop

Green Literacy and Architectural Design Curriculum (GLAD) 
A program intended to introduce students in grades 5-9 to architectural sustainability.

Project ideas for your classroom
Additional learning resources and projects on the instructables.com website feature successful lessons by other teachers and advice.