Building Models with 3D Printer

Appealing to the avid hobbyist, innovator or aspiring designer, this course covers the various aspects of 3D-printing including prototyping and commands used in the CAD software. Learners will experience firsthand how to design and create a prototype using CAD software, and produce the components for assembling using a 3D printer.

Related ITE Courses: Nitec in Mechanical Technology, Higher Nitec in Mechanical Engineering, Higher Nitec in Engineering with Business


At the end of the module, students will be able to:

  • Understand how prototypes for designs can be depicted in drawings and diagrams via 2D and 3D drawings.
  • Produce simple customised components with the application of 3D printing technology.