Undergraduate students at University of Wollongong Australia, south of Sydney, Â have a new 3D printing course that will put them at the forefront of engineering. The new course offers students a dedicated path to learning
There is the perception that CAD design is difficult. This is grossly untrue.
“3D printing allows for more authentic exploration of objects that may not be readily available to education institutions, including animal anatomies and toxic materials. The exploration of 3D printing, from design to production, as well as demonstrations and participatory access, can open up new possibilities for learning activities.” Children love to explore and try new things, but many are afraid to try, they are scared...
Just over one year ago the principal of Islington Public School, Matthew Bradley purchased a 3D printer for the school (it is an UP Plus). “Young people have such big ideas and when you allow them to run with them they can often amaze,”Â he said. â€˜”They develop solutions to problems in very abstract ways.”
“A doctor once said that having 3D images on a computer to plan a surgery is great, but to print the parts, to handle and examine them in clear detail is invaluable,” Mr. Henry
The Department of Educationâ€™s Curriculum Services will be supported by ACARAâ€™s National Technologies Curriculum Advisory Writer and Professional Associations including: Home Economics Institute of Australia (HEIA) Design and Technology Teachers Association (DATTA) Tasmanian Society for Information Technology in Education (TASITE) Network of Education Association of Tasmania (NEAT)
Thanks to everyone who visited us at Edutech. We hope that you enjoyed the conference and it was fantastic to hear how 3D printers are changing the
An exciting opportunity for Design and Technology Teachers and Teacher Aides to come along to see a demonstration of a 3D Printer in action and to find out how these machines can be utilised in a number of Design and Technology subjects. When:Â Â Â Friday 14th June 2013 Where:Â Â Wynyard High School Presented by:Â Anthony Crawford (DATTA Tas) Time:Â Â StartÂ 3.30pmÂ Â FinishÂ 5.00pm Â Light refreshments will be served. RSVP: Please...