Portfolio Preparation in 3D Product Design


24 hours




City Campus



Next Intake

To be determined


Learn simple drawing techniques for planning and communicating ideas for 3D projects, get introduced to 3D design and concept development principles, and learn to work to a set brief. You will be guided through the process of creating your own working drawings and models using a range of materials, and gain an industry overview and pathways to 3D design studies.

Course content

  • Sketching of ideas
  • Design development
  • Materials and model making
  • Workshop skills
  • Presentation techniques
  • Study options
  • Timetable

    There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. Please contact us or join our mailing list to express your interest in this course.

    How to enrol

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    No prior knowledge or experience is necessary for this introductory course.

    Materials supplied

    All relevant course notes are supplied with comprehensive instructions and exercises.

    Materials to bring

    Pen, paper and/or laptop for note taking.

    Suited to

    This course is suitable for those interested in Product Design or Furniture Design, Industrial Design, or other 3D disciplines. It is also suitable for those interested in exploring introductory 3D design.

    Additional notes

    Participation has no influence on the selection of students into RMIT award programs. Short Course activities may include opportunity to prepare for a folio, experience of the studio environment, provide an industry and study overview, and assistance with study options


    Students are introduced to the 3D design process and produce work suitable for inclusion in a presentation folio. The course introduces students to a workshop environment.

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