PROD611-22S2 (C) Semester Two 2022

Design and Manufacture

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 18 July 2022
End Date: Sunday, 13 November 2022
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 31 July 2022
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 2 October 2022


Understanding a designer's role in and approach to classic and contemporary manufacturing processes, including the implications of this on Maori and other indigenous knowledges. Identify optimal materials and production processes necessary to create specific product designs, details and functionalities. Translate the knowledge and skills attained into alternative process thinking and consequent applications as products or systems. Provide a holistic approach to product design and manufacturing that considers values such as manaakitanga (inclusiveness) and kaitiakitanga (sustainability) in the evaluation of designed products and processing from aesthetics to environmental impact.


Approval of the Head of the School of Product Design

Timetable 2022

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 14:00 - 16:00 West 214
18 Jul - 28 Aug
12 Sep - 23 Oct
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 13:00 - 15:00 West 212
18 Jul - 28 Aug
12 Sep - 23 Oct

Course Coordinator

Barro De Gast

Course Administrator

Alison Lowery


Barro De Gast

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,133.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 4 people apply to enrol.

For further information see School of Product Design on the departments and faculties page .

All PROD611 Occurrences

  • PROD611-22S2 (C) Semester Two 2022