Design NISC DT lab
Use google sketchup to design a DT room
Investigation stage of the design cycle
Identify the problem
End User+Target Audience
All MYP students will be using the DT Lab and my DT Lab design will be presented to The Architecture Company, The Construction Company and Tool Suppliers.
Architecture firms will take my design to further design it.
Constructing company will take my design and build the actual building
Phnom Penh tool shop will supply us with all the tools we need.
My product will be presented to three classmates, and each class mate will represent each group such as the architecture firm, construction firm and tool shop.
The testing will be in form of a checklist.
The feedback collected will include:
suggest 3-5 ways to improvement the product
list 3-5 strengths
comments about the use of space and layout
proficiency of SKETCHUP
-Precise room dimension
-4 emergency exits
-2 main entrance
-Maximum amount of natural light
-function even without power
-eye washing facility
-2 first aid station
-tools/machinery/materials for students
-Storage for wood, metal, paint and acrylic
Research and skill development
Then I researched some websites in www.go2web20.net and as a class we decided to use smore but here are some other candidates that we could have chosen
To develop my knowledge about how DT labs look like I used
This is a sample of classroom4teachers however I could not upload my own because for some unknown reason my design was deleted
Classroom design idea