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How Do They Do That?

Activity code: DES-03
Year level: 9, 10
Target audience: School groups
Venue: Bendigo Art Gallery (2 sessions)
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This activity will unlock some of the secrets and demonstrate some of the skills Designers use to create their ideas.

Your students will learn about the design profession, the skills that are required for a career in design and how to reach their goal. 

Students will try out some of the practical designing skills that are used in a range of the design professions. The presenters will help them to develop confidence in their ability, so that they can seriously consider a professional design career and start researching options for design studies at university. 

Special themed events

LEAP into...Design will schedule themed events featuring special guests. Look for these in listed Upcoming events below.

For more information contact the LEAP Team.

Careers Curriculum Framework learning outcomes

 Year 9: 4, 6
 Year 10: 4, 6

Curriculum links

Interdisciplinary Learning: Design, Creativity and Technology - Level 10
The Arts: Creating and Making- Level 10

Check out more information on this website about the design profession. Discover the skills needed, learn about making the leap to university, read stories from recent graduates and more...

LEAP learning outcomes: Understanding Professions
Duration: 1.5hrs - 5hrs
How to participate: Negotiated with school
Max numbers: 30
Min numbers: 15

Upcoming events

  • 31 October 2017 – Bendigo Art Gallery - Costume design exhibition and workshop 9.30am.
  • 31 October 2017 – Bendigo Art Gallery - Costume design exhibition and workshop 11.30am.

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